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 ...
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.
Affirmative action policies are those in which an institution or organization
actively engages in efforts to improve opportunities for historically excluded
groups in ...
MORE HISTORY OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION POLICIES FROM THE 1960s. 1961.
President John F. Kennedy's Executive Order (E.O.) 10925 used affirmative ...
Jun 22, 2013 ... The words "affirmative action" — the idea that traditionally disadvantaged .... Why
no one knows about the largest prison strike in U.S. history.
March 6, 1961. Executive Order 10925 makes the first reference to “affirmative
action”. President John F. Kennedy issues Executive Order 10925, which creates
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