April 2, 2014

THIS IS OLD NEWS, IF YOU’VE BEEN PAYING ATTENTION: Why the All-Ivy League Story Stirs Up Tensions Between African Immigrants and Black Americans. “The story of the first-generation Ghanian-American student accepted by all eight Ivy league schools is wonderful, but it also stirs up the tension between black Americans and recent African immigrants — especially when you describe him as ‘not a typical African-American kid.’”