Fed. judge holds that Fairfax County, Virginia violated 14A by changing its high-ranked magnet school’s admission policies to decrease the proportion of Asian-American students. Strict scrutiny applies, and racial balancing is not a compelling interest.
The thread is of interest more generally, for instance “…the county officials here perceived that racial balancing was the goal because they got that cue from state-level Education officials on a DEI taskforce.”
I have been predicting privately for a while that TJ would be saved. I’ll say it again: I think Wokeism has peaked, and the conflict in Ukraine will make it seem all the less relevant.