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Unformatted text preview: community. To add insult to injury, Thomas basically sidesteps any acknowledgement of being a product of the very thing he condemns. I dont know how I feel exactly about affirmative action. I think the idea of integrated schools is a good one, but I dont think it should be forced. On the other hand, I dont think theres any real reason that the schools would come to integrate themselves and that is bad for all of the students. Race is a very salient marker in our society today. Not one parent would want to run the risk of subjecting their child to being an only in a society where people are taught that those who are most like you are those who look most like you. A lot of things has to be resolved racism, sexism, classism, &c. before equality can be achieved in any sphere, education or elsewhere....
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- Spring '08