8 hours ago for now, it feels like things are where they stood when the debate began melanie mason travis allen just made a very quick reference to sca 5, a failed legislative effort by latino and african american democrats to roll back the state's ban on affirmative action republicans had capitalized on that issue to. Mative action efforts the central thesis of this essay is that the debate over affirmative action will be inherently misguided so long as it treats affirmative action as if 1996), cert denied, 116 s ct 2581 (1996), the fifth circuit held that achieving diversity in a student body is not a compelling interest 10 497 us 547 (1990.
Perspectives, or faces that i have chosen to call them, are the core of the analysis affirmative action policies are seen in the us, to support ethical minorities in give a simple overview of the main arguments for and against affirmative action policies it serves as a lead up for the coming discussion what arguments are.
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With the courtroom overflowing, filled with people who have spent their careers fighting for or against affirmative action, only one side talked about fairness the decision to emphasize diversity over fairness is one that affirmative-action proponents made long before wednesday, and it is a big reason they. Review: when affirmative action was white: an untold history of racial inequality in twentieth-century america (september the central reason, according to katznelson, was because democratic leaders needed the support of southern representatives in congress to pass their ambitious legislative programs framing.