Racial Preferences

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Legislation, Not Litigation, Can Repeal Racial Preferences, Says NAS

Jun 24, 2016 NAS |

PRESS RELEASE: The NAS affirms it will continue fighting racial discrimination in higher education.

The Fisher Decision: The National Association of Scholars Responds

Jun 24, 2016 NAS |

A statement of the National Association of Scholars on the Supreme Court's decision in favor of racial preferences. 

Video: Debate on Affirmative Action

May 23, 2016 by NAS |

NAS president Peter Wood and Harvard law professor Randall Kennedy debate affirmative action at an event sponsored by the University Union at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

NAS Joins SLF Supreme Court Amicus Brief

Jan 11, 2016 by Glenn Ricketts |

NAS joins a petition asking the Supreme Court to accept a case that could have major implications for race-based hiring policies.

Roses and Thorns: NAS’s Top 10 List for 2015

Dec 22, 2015 by Ashley Thorne |

The National Association of Scholars remembers who stood out this year in higher education. 

UCLA Law Professor Rick Sander: The evidence that racial preferences do cause “mismatch”

Dec 18, 2015 by George Leef |

UCLA law professor Rick Sander writes about the importance of "mismatch" due to racial preferences.

Fisher II and Strict Scrutiny: Not Very Strict

Dec 15, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |

Jonathan Bean isn't expecting a great deal to change if the Supreme Court holds the University of Texas to "strict scrutiny."

A Primer on the Abigail Fisher Case

Nov 30, 2015 by Peter Wood |

A quick summary of Fisher v. University of Texas.

In WSJ, A Case for Accreditors to Keep Out of Racial Preferences

Oct 22, 2015 by Gail Heriot |

NAS board member Gail Heriot asks Congress to keep educational accreditors from forcing racial preferences on colleges and universities.

NAS Joins New Amicus Brief in Fisher Case

Sep 19, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |

We join once again with the Pacific Legal Foundation in opposing race-based admissions policies.

Supreme Court to Rehear Fisher Case

Jun 30, 2015 by Glenn Ricketts |

The Supreme Court has an opportunity to revisit an affirmative action case - and hopefully end race-based admissions policies.

The Court Should Finish What It Started in the Fisher Case

May 15, 2015 by Joshua P. Thompson, Roger Clegg |

Roger Clegg argues that the Supreme Court should again review the Fisher v. University of Texas case.

“Whiteness Studies” and Campus Activism

Apr 07, 2015 by Dan Kemp |

Emerging “whiteness” courses are often connected to political purposes. 

Scholars Ask Supreme Court to Revisit Fisher and Rationales for Racial Preferences

Mar 16, 2015 NAS |

The NAS joined a petition to the Supreme Court to re-hear Fisher v. University of Texas, the case that challenges racial preferences in public university admissions.

Sonia, What Happened?

May 05, 2014 by George W. Dent |

Sonia Sotomayor's impassioned dissent in Schuette v. BAMN seems to contradict views she expressed in her memoir, My Beloved Land.

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