Is Meritocracy Anti-Democratic?

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Has meritocracy begun to reproduce similar features as aristocracies of yesteryear? Do present patterns of meritocratic advancement require a major fix so that the perception of educational divides does not deepen political polarization? This week's Democracy Agenda panel includes the Globe and Mail's John Ibbitson; the University of Toronto's Janice Stein, and the Toronto Star's Kofi Hope.
Episode:
How Anti-Democratic is Meritocracy?
Aired:
May 27, 2021
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