Creating Equal: My Fight Against Race Preferences. Ward Connerly.
A Courageous Man and a Brilliant Book…. March 25, 2000
In Creating Equal, Ward Connerly returns the *human* dimension to the realities of race in America. Where so often what the poet Robert Hayden called “race rhetoric” substitutes for thought and dialogue, Connerly confronts long-held affirmative action doctrine with compelling insight into the pervasive devastation race preferences have actually had for all people. His emphasis on the necessity of basic human virtue and morality stands as both an indictment of us all and a call to struggle together toward a new vision of what it means to be an American….
Now available in
The Myth of the Enlightenment: Essays
Forthcoming, September, 2014.