Opinion

Warikoo, N. (2018). “The False Narrative Driving the Harvard Affirmative Action Case.” PBS New Hour (November 2).

How Elite Schools Stay So White.” The New York Times. July 24, 2018.

You’re not going to get accepted into a top university on merit alone.” The Conversation. December 13, 2017.
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Racist Spires.” London Review of Books Blog. November 15, 2017.

How conservative activists are using Asian Americans to argue against affirmative action.” PBS News Hour, October 3, 2017.

Centering on ‘diversity’ ignores the real focus of affirmative action.” Boston Globe, August 2, 2017.

This summer, let’s plan some difficult campus conversations about race.” Hechinger Report. June 15, 2017.

Inherent Flaws.” Inside Higher Ed, May 15, 2017.

Multiculturalism: Rebuttal.” Guest columnist on The Muslim Debate, May 6, 2017.

College Admissions: The Myth of Meritocracy.” Christian Science Monitor Equal Ed, 29 March, 2017.

Why Betsy DeVos’ vision of education does little to ensure equity.” Hechinger Report, February 6, 2017.

Who is Afffirmative Action For?Boston Globe, June 23, 2016, Op-Ed.

Who gets Admitted to College?”  Los Angeles Times (July 20, 2013, Op-Ed.

London’s Riots and the Politics of Race.” University of California Press Blog, August 11, 2011.

Two Schools, Worlds Apart: Lessons from London on How Small Schools Help Foster Racial Integration.”  Education Week, 2006.

In a Teenage Waistland, Fitting In.” The Washington Post, July 31, 2005, p.B1.

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