elitism Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center
The High-Priced Spread, Revisited
Thanks to a renaissance in Catholic higher education, Catholic parents serious about real education and real formation have options other than so-called “elite” universities.
Revolt of the Somewheres
Our moralizing modern-day aristocrats are at odds with American justice.
The Sting of Meritocracy
The college-admissions scandal is not really about how people get into elite colleges; it’s about how elites behave in our society.
Just as the media denies their own biases, other branches of the elite deny the obvious truths surrounding them. One feels something close to despair that the public’s trust in their rulers, official or unofficial, can ever be restored.
Law Schools and Democracy
Recovering the distinct purposes and characters of our different institutions, rather than seeing them all as interchangeable platforms for screaming at each other about the culture war, is the essence of what a renewal of American civic life would require.
What Foreigners Don’t Get About Emmanuel Macron
The French president’s brand of pragmatic centrist politics is really just class-interest-based politics.