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The end of affirmative action

where do we go from here?

by Darien A. McWhirter

  • 163 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Carol Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Affirmative action programs -- United States.,
    • Discrimination in employment -- United States.,
    • Reverse discrimination in employment -- United States.,
    • Affirmative action programs -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDarien A. McWhirter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.A34 M38 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 188 p. ;
      Number of Pages188
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL812845M
      ISBN 101559723394
      LC Control Number95050095
      OCLC/WorldCa33818095

        And when the high court gets a hold of it, it will likely mean the end of affirmative action in higher education, just one of a series of decisions that will mark the legal revolution the court.   What do you mean in your book when you refer to a sunset clause for affirmative action? In the Supreme Court decision [upholding the use of race-based affirmative action at the University of Michigan Law School], Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, who wrote the majority opinion, said at the end, "The Court expects that 25 years from now, the use.

      Clayton County, Georgia, forbidding employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, also spell the end to affirmative action?That may sound like a crazy question.   In July , during a meeting with the Rev. Jesse Jackson leading the opposition, Connerly, a Republican, pushed through a resolution to end affirmative action in the UC System.

        Affirmative action in education Since affirmative action was banned 24 years ago, the number of Black and Latinx students admitted to the University of California system has quadrupled.   The pro-Proposition 16 campaign has published a memo entitled “The Anti-Latino Roots of California’s Ban on Affirmative Action and Opposition to Prop 16” that attempts to portray the other.


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