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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Affirmative_action

Affirmative action, also known as reservation in India and Nepal, positive action in the UK, and employment equity (in a narrower context) in Canada and South ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Affirmative_action_in_the_United_States

Affirmative action in the United States is a set of laws, policies, guidelines, and administrative practices "intended to end and correct the effects of a specific form  ...

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

Affirmative action policies are those in which an institution or organization actively engages in efforts to improve opportunities for historically excluded groups in ...

www.understandingprejudice.org/readroom/articles/affirm.htm

A concise article describing several key misunderstandings of affirmative action. Well worth reading!

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/affirmative%20action

Define affirmative action: an active effort to improve the employment or educational opportunities of members of… — affirmative action in a sentence.

www.aclu.org/issues/racial-justice/affirmative-action

The ACLU Racial Justice Program actively supports affirmative action to secure racial diversity in a number of settings to help ensure equal opportunities for all ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/08/01/us/politics/trump-affirmative-action-universities.html

Aug 1, 2017 ... The document does not explicitly identify whom the Justice Department considers at risk of discrimination because of affirmative action ...

www.dol.gov/general/topic/hiring/affirmativeact

Subtopics Hiring Youth Affirmative Action Foreign Labor I-9 Central Veterans Workers Under 18 DOL Web Pages on This Topic.

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 noble effort to jump-start racial integration and foster equal opportunity.