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How Minorities Have Fared in States With Affirmative Action Bans ...

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Dec 9, 2015 ... In states that have banned affirmative action in college admissions, ... Sources: National Center for Education Statistics (enrollment data), ...

11 Facts About Affirmative Action | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for ...

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Affirmative action” is a set of procedures designed to eliminate unlawful ... black, 7.8% Latino or Hispanic, with the lowest percentage being Asian at 5.1%.

Affirmative Action Fast Facts - CNN.com

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Nov 12, 2013 ... The state of Texas replaced its affirmative action plan with a percentage plan that guarantees the top 10% of high-school graduates a spot in ...

Affirmative Action | Overview

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Statistics show that after California abolished its affirmative action programs in 1998, the minority student admissions at UC Berkeley fell 61 percent, and minority ...

Affirmative action in university admissions: Research roundup ...

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Bakke, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that some affirmative action admissions .... Review of Economics and Statistics, August 2012, Vol. 94, No.

UnderstandingPrejudice.org: Ten Myths About Affirmative Action

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Do you favor or oppose affirmative action programs for minorities and women ... Myth 5: A large percentage of White workers will lose out if affirmative action is ...

Here's What Happens When You Ban Affirmative Action In College ...

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Affirmative action in higher education is back in the Supreme Court, with ... on admissions and saw a 23 percentage point drop in the chance of ...

Florida has more black, Hispanic university students after ending ...

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Mar 11, 2015 ... "I eliminated affirmative action by executive order -- trust me, there were ... but the percentage of black students in the State University System is ...

Are Minority Students Harmed by Affirmative Action? | Brookings ...

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The pending Supreme Court case on affirmative action has reignited interest in ... The authors report a 4.4-percentage-point increase in the graduation rates of ...

How Affirmative Action at Colleges Hurts Minority Students

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Dec 2, 2015 ... This is the scenario commonly perpetuated by affirmative action policies. Though they may be well-intentioned, these policies put bright, ...

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Affirmative Action Fact Sheets - The Leadership Conference on Civil ...

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reached equality in the workplace. In fact, government statistics show that blacks ... Examples of affirmative action programs in the employment context include:.

The Sad Irony of Affirmative Action > Publications > National Affairs

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Bollinger — as an open-ended embrace of affirmative action. .... They have black students with admissions statistics [that are] very high, tops. But these students ...

Amid Affirmative Action Ruling, Some Data on Race and College ...

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Apr 22, 2014 ... The Supreme Court's affirmative-action ruling Tuesday said that states ... Data from the National Center for Education Statistics suggest that ...