College Admission Scandals and the End of Meritocracy

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College Admission Scandals and the End of Meritocracy

04:45 Flash Flooding and America’s Weak Infrastructure (10 minutes)

Earlier this week, flash floods swamped Washington, D.C., revealing America’s vulnerability when it comes to infrastructure.

14:59 College Admission Scandals (16 minutes)

Harvard has long been regarded as a college for the academic elite, but we are seeing more and more Harvard-donating Democrats sending their academically unqualified children to the elite university. Is admission to Harvard a matter of what you know—or who you are?

31:09 God’s College vs. Harvard (24 minutes)

When freshmen arrive for orientation at Harvard, they are told that they’ve made it—that they are destined for success because they were accepted to Harvard. What a stark contrast to the educational aims at God’s college!

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