"Persuasive . . . This subject tends to produce polemical writing on both sides, but Ford is consistently measured and thought-provoking. Recommended to anyone interested in public affairs."—Library Journal "Cogent…A rationalist analysis of the efficacy of a multitude of antidiscrimination laws . . . All sides can learn much from Ford’s thinking."—Publishers Weekly
Richard Thompson Ford is the George E. Osborne Professor of Law at Stanford Law School. He is a regular contributor to Slate and has written for The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, and the San Francisco Chronicle.