“Legacy admissions, in particular, is affirmative action for people who’ve had a very privileged life,” Dynarski said. #affirmativeaction via
We've known for years that college admissions favor wealthy white students. The recent bribery scam just lays it all bare.
U know Just my former prof (the expert) calling it how it effing is # via
“Who’s getting the thumb on the scale? Largely it’s not low-income or brown or black kids... it’s the rich white legacy kids,” one expert said.
"If you look around a college campus and you’re thinking about who got in because of a thumb on the scale, it’s the rich white legacy kids.” -