Discriminations Blog

The Chronicle Reports And Reflects “Diversity,” 2014

Jun 02, 2014 by John Rosenberg |

Efforts to promote diversity often result in the ubiquitous labeling of the diverse as deficient.

Was Teresa Sullivan an Affirmative Action Hire?

Jun 25, 2012 by John Rosenberg |

John Rosenberg considers whether the UVa president's efforts for campus "diversity" have played a role in advancing her career.

The Mind of a Pioneering Diversity Officer

Sep 30, 2011 by John Rosenberg |

One diversity guru illustrates the semantic leaps necessary for creating campus diversity bureaucracy.

A Racially Restrictive Pipeline?

Sep 19, 2011 by John Rosenberg |

Displaying “grit and academic improvement” is not limited to minorities.

More “Food For Thought” From Sociology (If Youre On A Starvation Diet)

Aug 25, 2011 by John Rosenberg |

Race relations among students are better outside the classroom, where political correctness keeps them from speaking honestly.

Leave It to the Sociologists…

Aug 22, 2011 by John Rosenberg |

This year's meeting of the American Sociological Association includes a paper about minorities' (rational) choices to apply to selective colleges.