Interviews and Videos

basicblack1Basic Black on WGBH, “Boston Public Radio: Harvard Admissions Lawsuit and Affirmative Action,” November 2, 2018.

Harvard EdCast podcast interview on Evaluating Fairness in College AdmissionsNovember 1, 2018.

WNYC The Takeaway interview: Lawsuit Against Harvard Puts Asian-Americans at Center of Affirmative Action Debate,” October 25, 2018.

WBUR Boston Public Radio interview: “White House Withdraws Obama-Era Guidance For Colleges On Upping Diversity In Admissions,” July 5, 2018.

img_1594 NPR Marketplace interview: “College Admissions Lottery.” June 26, 2018. Download here. [starts after minute 5]

WBUR Boston Public Radio interview: “New Documents In Harvard Lawsuit Provide Peek At Admissions Process.” June 15, 2018.

WBUR Boston Public Radio interview: “‘The Diversity Bargain’: How Students View Affirmative Action.” September 19, 2017.

WOSU Public Media radio interview: “Affirmative Action in Higher Education.” August 8, 2017.

WBUR (Boston Public Radio) interview: “For Now, Federal Focus On Affirmative Action Centers On Harvard.” August 3, 2017.

With Good Reason radio interview: “The Problem with Affirmative Action.” June 23, 2017.

BBC4 Thinking Allowed radio interview on The Diversity Bargain, April 19, 2017.

The Diversity Bargain: And Other Dilemmas of Race, Admissions, and Meritocracy at Elite Universities. Talk at NYU (Feb 28, 2017), on C-SPAN Book TV.

The Society Pages podcast interview on The Diversity Bargain, February 6, 2017.

Harvard EdCast podcast interview on The Diversity Bargain, November 30, 2016.

Cited podcast (start at minute 22) or listen here: 

Interview with BBC4, Thinking Allowed (start at minute 16).

Interview about bookBalancing Acts: Youth Culture in the Global City, with Harvard EdCast, 2011.