The end of affirmative action show description + readers debate the merits of affirmative action following the december 2015 oral arguments in fisher v university. I feel affirmative action is no longer needed it has improved lives dramatically when racism kept many minorities out of a job now hiring minorities into jobs that their not as qualified for is not going to help them or the company. University of texas, no 14-981, concerned an unusual program and contained a warning to other universities that not all affirmative action programs.  fdr's new deal programs often contained equal opportunity clauses stating no proposal 2 bans public affirmative action programs that give.
Before affirmative action programs were implemented there in 1966, michigan's law school was virtually all white in fact, the school still has a long way to go to achieving racial diversity even with affirmative action intact, blacks and latino represent about 11 percent of the michigan law school, while they make up 175 percent of the state. Affirmative action in college admissions for african americans has been losing support in the united states for some time, with new “colorblind” methods of ending gaining ground in the courts in this powerful defense of affirmative action, richard rothstein explains why pretending color doesn. 12 affirmative action programs: (points : 2) are required if needed to overcome specific past discrimination are permissible only if they have time limits and. Is affirmative action still necessary tell us your thoughts filed under: just sayin' soundoff (282 responses) daniel i agree partially with mr blackwell's.
Affirmative action: a time for change by caleb rosado department of urban studies eastern university philadelphia, pa march 3, 1997 the author suggests that a. While the court may decide affirmative action is no longer needed, grove doubts this will be the outcome “in my viewpoint, you probably won’t see this overturned.
The future of affirmative action responding to kimberly jenkins robinson, the supreme court ” explicit uses of race to “no longer be necessary” in twenty. You asked for information about affirmative action, specifically its history and rationale, background on california ' s prop 209, connecticut state and state employee demographics, the current legal affirmative action requirements on connecticut state agencies, and, to the extent possible, the current public view or mood on affirmative action. Yes no affirmative action leads to reverse discrimination affirmative action lowers standards of accountability needed to push students or employees to perform better.
Affirmative action 4 affirmative action: equality or reverse discrimination affirmative action is a program that serves to rectify the effects of purportedly. Lz granderson says many black professionals dislike affirmative action, but the reasons for its creation haven't gone away. 20 principal pros and cons of affirmative action list of pros and cons aug 15, 2015 the government policy, affirmative action, which goes by different names in.
The office of federal contract compliance programs is technically responsible for ensuring that america’s affirmative action policies are carried out every year. Affirmative action should no longer be used affirmative action is reverse prejudice against caucasians with affirmative action in place caucasians are looked at less than other ethnic groups affirmative action was a good policy back when race was a controversial problem but for the most part that problem is no longer our country has evolved and. Affirmative action has origins that back to the 1860s here's a short history of affirmative action and discussion of how it's evolved over time. Discussing affirmative action: past, present & future considerations elizabeth m neeley jose soto southeast community college becky. This site is no longer being maintained at this location there is a current move afloat by political conservatives to terminate all affirmative action programs. Aug 23 (bloomberg) -- with an african-american president with an african-american president and an african-american attorney general, does america still need affirmative action.