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Affirmative Action "Creates More Racial Injustice"

In a debate about race preferences in general and the current U.S. Supreme Court case of Fisher v. UT-Austin in particular, Project 21 co-chairman Horace Coo...

Nas presents The Firm - Affirmative Action

Classic NY Shit. The Firm's debut track, shame that they broke up.

Real Time with Bill Maher (10/5/12) "Affirmative Action" Will Cain vs. Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington explains to Will Cain the relevance of affirmative action in relationship to how the United States prides it's self on diversity and inclusi...

Justice: What's The Right Thing To Do? Episode 09: "ARGUING AFFIRMATIVE ACTION"

PART ONE: ARGUING AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PART TWO: WHAT'S THE PURPOSE? Part 1 Sandel describes the 1996 court case of a white woman named Cheryl Hopwood who was ...

'This Week': Affirmative Action

ABC News' Ryan Smith and professors Sheryll Cashin and John McWhorter on the Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action.

Affirmative Action Ban In Michigan Upheld By Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a Michigan law banning the use of racial criteria in college admissions, a key decision in an unfolding legal and politi...

The Great Debate, Episode 4: Affirmative Action

Affirmative Action is up for debate again. Currently the U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments involving 22-year-old Texan Abigail Fisher, who claims she w...

Affirmative Action explained

A liberal is questioned about her support for affirmative action. She answers. Not well, but she does answer. Watch more conversations with a liberal at: htt...

Barack Obama's views on AFFIRMATIVE ACTION

"In his own words: Barack Obama describes his views toward ETHICS. Also get answers to your questions on dozens of OTHER TOPICS (What Obama would do?, Why Ob...

Epic smackdown of affirmative action at Harvard (1 of 3)

Excerpt from Intelligence Squared debate held at Harvard Law School on Feb. 27, 2014. More background on Badger Pundit blog: http://thebadger14.wordpress.com...

127516 videos foundNext > 

8182 news items

 
Berkshire Eagle
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:37:30 -0700

PITTSFIELD -- The city's Affirmative Action Policy and Plan has been updated for the first time in two decades and is on its way to the desk of Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi. The Affirmative Action Advisory Committee, a group created as part of the plan ...
 
Washington Post (blog)
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 00:52:30 -0700

Last month I published a defense of race-based affirmative action for African-American students in college admissions by Richard Rothstein, research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, a non-profit created in 1986 to broaden the discussion ...
 
National Review Online (blog)
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:41:42 -0700

A Wall Street Journal article last week, “The Trouble with Diversity Initiatives,” covers a new study that identifies problems with using affirmative action in corporate hiring and promotion. The article notes that, according to the study, companies ...
 
Huffington Post
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:11:15 -0700

A new academic year is upon us. Students, parents, and faculty are excited. But they are also nervous. These are difficult times for higher education in America. At all but the nation's top colleges and universities, enrollments are down and budgets ...
 
University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:33:45 -0700

Affirmative action refers to the act of providing special opportunities for, or favoring, members of a group disadvantaged by discrimination, such as women, immigrants or disabled people. Initially introduced in the United States as a means to combat ...

Daily Caller

Daily Caller
Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:03:45 -0700

The top two public law schools in California have been working to evade the state's ban on affirmative action at their campuses, a new study says. Danny Yagan, an assistant professor of economics at the University of California-Berkeley, analyzed ...
 
Huffington Post
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:09:23 -0700

While the decision will be viewed as a small victory for supporters of race-based affirmative action, there is little reason to believe that the widely held claim that black and Latino students enter selective universities as comparatively inferior ...

The Grio

The Grio
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 08:00:00 -0700

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 15: Tabrian Joe, a Sophomore at Western MIchigan University, leads a protest in support of affirmative action, outside the Supreme Court during the hearing of 'Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action' on October 15, ...
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