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How all that mess in the past got started

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States in a 6-2 vote struck down affirmative action in the state of Michigan by upholding a law the state had enacted in 2006 that bans the use of racial preference in state university admissions. 534 more words

Life And Society

Bitter Dems won't spoil this victory: Equality proponents Jennifer Gratz, Ward Connerly cheer SCOTUS decision

Earlier today, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of equality:

SCOTUS upholds Mich Civil Rights Initiative, passed by voters 58-42 in 2006, banning race prefs in college admissions…

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US Politics

Affirmative Action in US Universities

With the release of its judgement in Schuette v. BAMN, the US Supreme Court dealt a significant blow to the cause of affirmative action in American universities. 218 more words

Social Issues

Was Love Ever Colour-Blind?

 A year after VARSITY‘s publication of the controversial Is love colour-blind?, how far have we come? Does race still define us in 2014? I certainly think so.

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