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Teaching the Wrong Lessons

October 23, 2012

On September 13, 2011, Roger Clegg, president of the Center for Equal Opportunity (CEO), was in Madison to reveal the findings of his organization’s study of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Wisconsin. He was speaking at a hotel close to campus when a mob of students burst into the room, shouting him down and harassing him as he left the building...