We’re happy to announce that Glenn Loury, economist at Brown University, has joined Heterodox Academy. Glenn’s academic work has made him difficult to classify along partisan lines—he’s not a conservative, but he has been very critical of some liberal projects. Here he in a discussion with John McWhorter at Brown University, addressing whether campus protestors get right and wrong:

He also publishes at parlio, and some of his short Facebook posts have been re-published here. Recently, he has written about how doubting affirmative action doesn’t make him a black elitist; about how Scalia’s affirmative-action remarks were empirically sound.