Sowell explains his issues with the relatively new legal standard of ''disparate impact'' and how it disregards the American legal principle of ''burden of proof.''
Sowell and Robinson discuss how economic outcomes vary greatly across individuals and groups and that concepts like “disparate impact” fail to take into account these variations.
Discrimination and Disparities with Thomas Sowell
Recorded March 14, 2018
Rich or poor, most people agree that wealth disparities exist. Thomas Sowell discusses the origins and impacts of those wealth disparities in his new book, Discrimination and Disparities in this episode of Uncommon Knowledge.