What’s going on at Wash U in St. Louis?

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Diversity, Education, Inequality
What’s going on at Wash U in St. Louis?

I saw this NYtimes Upshot article and infographics today and it seemed striking to me, so soon after Ferguson, that Wash U. in St. Louis is such an outlier among colleges with lots of resources for not providing space for students from income backgrounds. Maybe if the most well resourced college in the area were […]

Progressive inequality

Posted by on Feb 24, 2014 in Inequality

A Times article last week pointed out that the places with the most equitable distributions of wealth in the US are in the midwest and south–where the politics are anything but. And where the politics lean liberal, inequality is greatest.