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Affirmative Action Is Great For White Women. So Why Do They Hate It?
The Supreme Court's decision to uphold the program benefits the women who fought against it most of all.
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Supreme Court Justices Look Anew At Affirmative Action In Texas
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press
Here we go again.
Affirmative Action At Supreme Court: University Of Texas Program Had A Bad Day
In 1996, a federal appeals court with jurisdiction over Texas effectively abolished the affirmative action policy at the
Fisher vs. University of Texas: A Great Debate
The Supreme Court takes up Fisher vs. The University of Texas at Austin today, in a potentially landmark case that could
Supreme Court Considers Affirmative Action Case
Justice Elena Kagan is not taking part, probably because she worked on the case at the Justice Department. The university
Fisher v Texas: University of Texas Affirmative Action Briefs Support Student Diversity
Universities, labor unions, nonprofits and government agencies filed legal briefs in support of the university's diversity
Texas Affirmative Action Ban: Study Finds Hispanics Are More Underrepresented In Texas Universities
Latinos in 2011: By The Numbers But not everyone thinks Powers' approach to admissions is fair. Harris and Tienda concluded
Supreme Court To Revisit Affirmative Action In University Of Texas Case
Unfortunately for Texas, that argument may no longer hold sway at the high court. Justice Samuel Alito, a reliable conservative
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