Inside Opinion

What's on the minds of Tacoma News Tribune editorial writers

NOTICE: Inside Opinion has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Inside Opinion.
Visit the new section.

Friday editorials: Troubling ruling on schools and race

Post by David Seago on June 28, 2007 at 2:09 pm |
June 28, 2007 2:09 pm

The Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision against Seattle’s use of a race-based "tiebreaker" in school assignments may be colorblind, but it’s also history-blind, failing to acknowledge that race-conscious remedies are sometimes needed for generations of race-based injustice.

We can understand the coolness of the iPod. But is Apple’s ballyhooed iPhone really $500 worth of cool?

About our editorials:

If you have comments or questions about these topics, please email them to Editorials represent the consensus view of The News Tribune’s editorial board.

Want to sit in on a daily ed board meeting? Email to make an appointment.

What's coming
The News Tribune now uses Facebook commenting on selected blogs. See editor's column for more details. Commenters are expected to abide by terms of service for Facebook as well as commenting rules for Report violators to