Freddie deBoer’s Inflammatory Rhetoric on the SAT

…the gap is the product of innumerable environmental and sociocultural factors rather than genetics or other inherent differences.

Of course, if eliminating entrance examinations is an effort to improve the standing of Black students, it is necessarily also an effort to hurt the standing of students from certain other races.

In today’s political climate, hurting white kids to benefit Black is not a hard pull, politically, at least in academia.



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