Affirmative Action in the US and the Black Community

King, LaShanee; Smith, Raymond Arthur

Affirmative action in the United States is the political principle behind legislation meant to improve the educational and employment opportunities of historically“disadvantaged groups, especially African Americans. However, though well“intended, it has been subject to criticism and judgment, even on the level of the Supreme Court.


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Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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August 22, 2011