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Related links overview/background affirmative action generally means giving preferential treatment to minorities in admission to universities or employment in government & businesses. Affirmative action: arguments against preferential treatment in deciding who should be hired for a job or admitted to a college or university. These argument is specifically for the united states i understand this issue is more complicated in countries like india against affirmative action: argument 1: moral ethics supporters of affirmative action stress that affirmative action brings. A basic flaw in the argument against affirmative action of every state high school a place at the ut-austin campus or other universities in the state.
2 thoughts on “ affirmative action – the argument against ” boen wang march 20, 2014 at 1:27 pm instead of granting certain ethnic minorities reduced tuition or other benefits, maybe affirmative action can be reformed so that lower-class people are the ones receiving benefits, regardless of race. Other affirmative action cases farmer v ramsay in 1998, a case against the university of maryland school of medicine was filed on the grounds of admission discrimination the plaintiff, rob farmer, had been denied admission to. Bollinger, but affirmative action was upheld in the 2003 us supreme court case of grutter v bollinger universities can consider race but only as a part of a more holistic review that considers other individualized factors support of.
On wednesday the supreme court heard arguments in fisher v texas, the most important affirmative action case in a decade the court is sharply divided on the question of the permissibility of racial preferences in university admissions, and the questions posed by the justices reinforced the possibility that fisher will produce a 5. Racism and discrimination supreme court affirmative action how diversity destroyed affirmative action how diversity destroyed affirmative action once race-conscious admissions stopped being about equity and reparation, the only argument for it was the enrichment of white students. In spite of the signal from the us department of justice, under the leadership of attorney general jeff sessions, to litigate against the practice of affirmative action on the basis that the practice fosters the discrimination of asian american applicants, we don’t foresee affirmative action ending anytime soon in college admissions. Arguments against affirmative action 7 university in 1996 the faculty governing body voted to grant homosexuals affirmative action status at this university.
Affirmative action: the argument for if colleges and universities are receiving three and i will be back next time with the argument against affirmative action. Over the past quarter of a century, stanford has been discriminating in favor of racial minorities in admissions, hiring, tenure, contracting and financial aid but only recently has the university been forced to rethink these policies in the face of an emerging public debate over affirmative action. Arguments against affirmative action: affirmative action is reverse discrimination it destroys the idea of a meritocracy and instead puts race as the dominant factor in admissions and hiring procedures students/workers who are put into a position through affirmative action often are not fully ready for the task.
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