superbloom wrote:Speaking as a lower-middle class white person, yes URM boosts suck.
But do you know what sucks more? The fact that we need things like URM boosts and affirmative action. We live in a society gamed against blacks and hispanics. Lets cry foul at just about the only advantage given to these groups. I don't want to turn this post into a rant where I throw statistics at you, but any moral arguement against AA can't even be justified.
Looks like we've already made it to my number 4!!! Really jumped ahead of schedule