Trying to prove reverse racism, Mindy Kaling’s brother uncovered actual racism

April 7, 2015 1:10 PM

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, has garnered some modest attention for, according to his website, pretending to be black, getting accepted into one medical school, and dropping out. Now writing a book about the experience, he's inexplicably convinced that "I got into medical school because I said I was black," and he's on a mission to take down what he calls "affirmative action racism."

Putting aside any debates about the actual value of affirmative action, the experiment proved nothing because it offered no information about whether Chokal-Ingam, who identifies as Indian American, actually got into medical school as a result of saying he was black (which of course was supposed to ...

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