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
Demonstrators in Michigan protesting an anti-affirmative action measure,
promoted by Ward Connerly, an African American anti-affirmative advocate who ...
Jun 24, 2013 ... The current affirmative action case in front of the Supreme Court could ... One of
the true landmark cases in Supreme Court history, the Bakke ...
Affirmative action policies are those in which an institution or organization
actively engages in efforts to improve opportunities for historically excluded
groups in ...
The role of Affirmative Action in the history of the United States of America.
March 6, 1961. Executive Order 10925 makes the first reference to “affirmative
action”. President John F. Kennedy issues Executive Order 10925, which creates
MORE HISTORY OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION POLICIES FROM THE 1960s ...
President Johnson amended E.O. 11246 to include affirmative action for women.
Oct 10, 2012 ... Bengali Harlem: lost history, found ... Affirmative action began as a simple idea to
expand equality and has morphed into a charged and divisive ...