Established the concept of affirmative action by mandating that projects financed
with federal funds "take affirmative action" to ...
In its tumultuous 48-year history, affirmative action has been both praised and
pilloried as an answer to racial inequality. The term "affirmative action" was first ...
... and Beth Rowen. Learn about the major milestones in the history of affirmative
action. ... Executive Order 10925 makes the first reference to "affirmative action".
May 24, 2016 ... This section is not meant to be a comprehensive overview of affirmative action
law, cases, or policies. It is, however, a brief review of some of ...
Demonstrators in Michigan protesting an anti-affirmative action measure,
promoted by Ward Connerly, an African American anti-affirmative advocate who ...
Affirmative action is not, as some critics charge, a uniquely modern concept
fashioned by contemporary liberals in defiance of history or tradition. Although
Affirmative action History. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy introduced the
concept affirmative action broadly across the United States with his Executive ...
The role of Affirmative Action in the history of the United States of America.
This and the following two sections provide the context for this review, and,
indeed, for federal affirmative action programs. First, we examine the history of
March 6, 1961. Executive Order 10925 makes the first reference to “affirmative
action”. President John F. Kennedy issues Executive Order 10925, which creates