Benjamin Edelman, Michael Luca, and Dan Svirsky of the Harvard Business School are the latest researchers to document that yes, racial discrimination in the United States of America is real and that, no, it has not gone away. Field experiments (also known as “audit studies”)
Today, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan endorsed the use of torture by American government agents, in defiance of US law. Congressman Ryan also endorsed plans to ban American Muslims from leaving the country, and plans to put law-abiding Muslims into concentration camps.
Some pivot. As you know, in January of 2016 Donald Trump released his first presidential campaign television advertisement, declaring that he was “calling for a temporary shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until we can figure out what’s going on.” Many people said that