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Affirmative action in the United States

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Opposing Views

New York Post
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:48:14 -0800

A judge has recommended the FDNY sack Brooklyn firefighter Thomas Buttaro for wearing anti-affirmative-action T-shirts to work, creating what she called a hostile work environment. “The FDNY is a para-military organization and may restrict a uniformed ...
The Daily Tar Heel
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:52:30 -0800

To create a balanced student body, UNC's Office of Undergraduate Admissions makes an effort to admit more underrepresented students. This form of affirmative action has a rightful place at the University, but a more self-serving kind continues to help ...

Above the Law

Above the Law
Fri, 02 Jan 2015 08:23:21 -0800

How come law professors avoid speaking about affirmative action? Are law professors banned from discussing these type of issues? Did Randall Kennedy corner the market on this policy? How come we as a society can't civilly debate the merits of ...
Huffington Post
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:15:27 -0800

I only recently came across the title "affirmative action" but have heard of its effects for years. Ever since I was a young child, my parents have drilled in me the importance of education. "Work hard and you will be rewarded." "Hard work is key to ...
CU Columbia Spectator
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 23:25:04 -0800

The logical response is developing an affirmative action policy for non-gender conforming students at Barnard. An inclusive admission policy for trans women would appear a good first step, but will likely prove insufficient to building a greater trans ...

Indian Country Today Media Network

Indian Country Today Media Network
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:01:36 -0800

Everybody knows the general attack on affirmative action in higher education. The claim is that it disadvantages white people, the same claim that has destroyed affirmative action in employment except as a remedy for past discrimination by a particular ...

Indian Country Today Media Network

Indian Country Today Media Network
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:07:16 -0800

We have seen how the argument that affirmative action in higher education is racial discrimination against white people has gained a great deal of legal and public opinion ground, but also how that argument does not apply to Indians because the Indian ...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:47:58 -0800

(Yale has a small black student population, and some affirmative action.) So he got stopped by the police because he looked like a specific criminal, and was stopped by the police. The policeman who stopped him is black himself–New Haven has a largish ...

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