RACE ON CAMPUS:
Debunking Myths with Data
Topic Leader: Susan Vega García
Meeting: Sept. 11 (LMT), Sept 12 (LOC)
Please read the following & be prepared to discuss at our meeting:
Chapter 3: Is Class-Based Affirmative Action the Answer? -- pages 49-70
You can always read more from the book at any time, but these are the Chapters we will focus on in our discussions for today.
1. The author presents compelling data demonstrating significant racial wealth gap between Black people and whites.
2. On pages 54-55, the author presents a purposeful misuse of data that has been used to support the case against race-based admissions.