When race trumps merit

Heather Mac Donald and Brendan O’Neill discuss how racial identity politics is taking America backwards.

Topics Identity Politics Politics USA

Heather Mac Donald – New York Times bestselling author and Thomas W Smith fellow at the Manhattan Institute – returns to The Brendan O’Neill Show to talk about her upcoming book, When Race Trumps Merit: How the Pursuit of Equity Sacrifices Excellence, Destroys Beauty and Threatens Lives. Heather and Brendan discuss the myth of systemic racism, the problem with affirmative action and how the new ‘anti-racism’ is jeopardising genuine equality.

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Topics Identity Politics Politics USA


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