Peter Schrag, a longtime education writer and editor, is the co-author of When Europe Was a Prison Camp: Father and Son Memoirs, 1940-41 (Indiana University Press, 2015) and author of Paradise Lost: California's Experience, America's Future, and California: America's High-Stakes Experiment. He is a former editorial page editor of the Sacramento Bee.
Proposition 209 signals the end of gender and racial favoritism in California, but it may also be the beginning of affirmative action by other means.Peter SchragJanuary-February 1997
The debate about affirmative action at the University of California isn't over yet.Peter SchragFall 1995
Vouchers would auction off our future.Peter SchragWinter 1993