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Should affirmative action be banned in college admissions?

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Should affirmative action be banned in college admissions?

Background The affirmative action debate in the US is a never ending one and the latest controversy surrounds a federal court case that challenges the use of affirmative action in admissions by Harvard. The Wall Street Journal explained the case in June of this year — A closely watched lawsuit accusing Harvard University of discriminating against Asian-American applicants is approaching a critical juncture, as court filings later this week are

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The DOJ takes on a new debate — Should affirmative action be banned in college admissions? (Bibliography)

Background The Trump administration is moving the question the use of Affirmative Action in University admissions requirements. Charlie Savage, August 1, 2017, New York Times, Justice Department to take on affirmative action in college admissions, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/01/us/politics/trump-affirmative-action-universities.html The Department of Justice has decided to divert resources into the question of whether or not white people are discriminated against in the college admissions process. The Trump administration is preparing to redirect resources of the