“There are those who contend that it does not benefit African-Americans to get them into the University of Texas, where they do not do well,” Scalia said, “as opposed to having them go to a less-advanced school … a slower-track school where they do well.””Most of the black scientists in this country don’t come from schools like the University of Texas,” he added. “They come from lesser schools where they do not feel that … they’re being pushed ahead­­ in classes that are too fast for them.”

Source: Black Leaders In Congress Condemn Antonin Scalia’s Comments On Race

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