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www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/06/24/us/affirmative-action-bans.html

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

www.cnn.com/2013/11/12/us/affirmative-action-fast-facts

Apr 27, 2017 ... 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 ...

www.dosomething.org/facts/11-facts-about-affirmative-action

“Affirmative action” is a set of procedures designed to eliminate unlawful ... The unemployment rate as of June 2014 is made up of 5.3% white, 10.7% black, ...

brandongaille.com/24-important-statistics-on-affirmative-action-in-the-workplace

Feb 2, 2015 ... Affirmative Action was designed initially to be a program that would encourage minority students to enroll in advanced education programs.

www.civilrights.org/equal-opportunity/fact-sheets/fact_sheet_packet.pdf

$29,177 for blacks. And the poverty rate for blacks is almost triple that of whites. Q . Is affirmative action fair? A. Yes, affirmative action encourages fairness.

brandongaille.com/39-affirmative-action-reverse-discrimination-statistics

Sep 4, 2014 ... 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 ...

journalistsresource.org/studies/society/race-society/affirmative-action-in-university-admissions-research-roundup

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

www.heritage.org/poverty-and-inequality/report/discriminating-toward-equality-affirmative-action-and-the-diversity

Affirmative action was intended to ensure that all Americans are treated without regard to race. Today, public officials and educators justify using special ...

www.ncsl.org/research/education/affirmative-action-overview.aspx

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

www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2012/10/the-painful-truth-about-affirmative-action/263122

Oct 2, 2012 ... Affirmative action in university admissions started in the late 1960s as a .... causes blacks to abandon these fields at twice the rate of whites.