An interview about Patrick Inglis’ book on social mobility in India.
We discuss elite self-pity, and whether the sentiment is prevalent among sociology professors.
We discuss popular reactions to claim that there is a shortage of marriageable men for women with college degrees.
We interview Victoria Reyes (UC Riverside) about her new book, Global Borderlands: Fantasy, Violence, and Empire in Subic Bay, Philippines with Stanford University Press.
Amaka Okechukwu discusses her new book about the historical politics of affirmative action and open admissions in college admissions.
We interview Cristobal Young about his work on whether the wealthy relocate in response to tax changes.
The Annex discusses whether the academy should react to the college admissions scandal by changing.
How white privilege is transmitted across generations.
We discuss the current state of socialist thought
We discuss the College Cheating Scandal, in which several celebrities and wealthy people were caught using bribery and cheating to get their children into prestigious schools.