Friday, March 24, 2006

Affirmative action fools no one.

People aren't stupid.

Diversity and Affirmative Action in general:

People aren't stupid. If certain groups or individuals were admitted due to relaxed standards, classmates can tell quickly. In the course of my undergraduate study I probably met 500+ people who I could identify by name. After meeting enough people, the mind begins to classify - and, yes, stereotype - people, both consciously and unconsciously. The brain is a wonderfully sensitive signal processing machine.
Affirmative action fools no one.

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