Unformatted text preview: support their family. I disagree with Sklar’s choice of attacking the President on page 283. Though her views are entirely hers, and I do not necessarily debate all of what she says about our nation’s leader and his policy’s, I do however feel that it is unnecessary to say that he is a “…mediocre student who relied on legacy affirmative action for the children of rich alumni to get into a top prep school and college.” To me it’s simple when it comes to political policies, if you disagree; criticize the policy, not the one(s) who created it. I just think that when we criticize individual people it just wastes our time, pisses more people off, and then nothing ever gets done....
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- Spring '08
- Affirmative Action, President of the United States, Legacy preferences, Holly Sklar, Sklar Essay p.