Sea Change Radio - Tue 6:30pm

The Myth of Meritocracy: John Brittain on Legacy Preference.  Professor John C. Brittain discuss how legacy admission practices serve as affirmative action for the privileged, the irony that the practice thrives in the United States which holds itself up as a model meritocracy and how schools' justifications for the ongoing use of legacy preferences don't hold up to a reasoned analysis.