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New York Times
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:26:15 -0800

Ms. Fisher is the recruited face of a powerful social movement that opposes affirmative action in college admissions and that, in an earlier round of litigation more than 20 years ago, took aim at the University of Texas. Fisher v. University of Texas ...

The Root (blog)

The Root (blog)
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:56:19 -0800

Vince Vaughn normally plays a jerk in his movies. But who knew that Vaughn was a jerk in real life? According to Vaughn in his new Playboy interview, affirmative action is racist. So says the rich white man. In the interview, Vaughn discusses his ...

The Progressive Pulse

The Progressive Pulse
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08:18:45 -0800

Affirmative action is headed back to the U.S. Supreme Court in a case with implications for admissions policies at UNC-Chapel Hill. In a reprise of a case that the high court first addressed in 2013, attorneys for Abigail Fisher — a white student ...
 
FiveThirtyEight
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 05:52:30 -0800

What they found: Affirmative action policies in higher education might contribute to worse educational and economic outcomes for students who are unprepared for the academic rigor of selective colleges and law schools — so much so that reallocating ...

JURIST

JURIST
Wed, 11 Feb 2015 11:30:00 -0800

[JURIST] Lawyers for Abigail Noel Fisher filed a new appeal [cert. petition, PDF] before the US Supreme Court [official website] Wednesday, challenging, for a second time, the University of Texas [official website] affirmative action program. This ...
 
Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) (blog)
Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:07:27 -0800

A report compiled by an independent consulting firm, Kroll Associates, found that under President Powers, UT Austin had engaged in “affirmative action for the advantaged” by intervening in admissions in favor of well-connected applicants who would ...

euronews

AllAfrica.com
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:54:43 -0800

The first lady, Dame Patience Jonathan yesterday said that President Goodluck Jonathan would grant 45 per cent affirmative action to women if elected in the forthcoming general election. The first lady stated this at IBB square in Makurdi during the ...

University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 20:55:32 -0800

Harris — also the UCLA Department of African-American Studies interim chair — discussed universities' use of affirmative action and how race played into their decisions. Harris said the current “race-conscious” affirmative action measures used at ...
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