The Health Sciences Center did not demonstrate that race-based affirmative action was necessary to achieve diversity.
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Her experience is a good example of why affirmative action policies are a bad idea.
What worked to limit Jewish enrollment 100 years ago has also worked to limit Asian enrollment.
"Evidence indicates that a driving factor in Harvard's admissions process... may be infected with racial bias against Asian Americans."
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Caltech doesn't practice affirmative action, and its Asian American student population has increased. Harvard, on the other hand...
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Whether affirmative action is helpful at all is debatable.
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Kmele Foster and Lawrence C. Ross, Jr. debate in New York on May 16.
SCOTUS rules 4-3 in closely watched case of Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin.
A decision in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin is expected soon.
Fifty years of affirmative action has fomented racial inequality at colleges.
The Supreme Court may end mandatory union dues for California school teachers and limit state taking of property.
India's upper-caste quota wars suggest that racial quotas for whites are not so far fetched
Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin is headed back to SCOTUS.
Pending court cases pertaining to race-based legislation.
How productive could a pro-diversity event be if it was not itself diverse?
Clearly all people contribute to diversity in one way or another.
It's very difficult for low-income 13-year-olds to cobble together appealing resumes.
Opponents of affirmative action were unfazed by the ruling.
YAL has agreed to drop its lawsuit in exchange for administrators revising the policy.
Sotomayor thinks legacy admissions are somehow helping the disadvantaged, when in reality they do the opposite.
The Supreme Court and the court of public opinion are both shifting against race-based affirmative action in college admissions.
Democrats are pitting African Americans, Asian Americans, and Latinos against each other.
Proposal 2 was passed in 2006
They will also splinter the Democrats' minority base
The high court prepares to issue big rulings on hot-button issues.