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Does Affirmative Action Divide Us or Unite Us?
Affirmative action has taken center stage in the current political debate. Now, is affirmative action necessary to correct historical wrongs against minorities and women, or is it a racial and gender spoils system that is dividing America?
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professor of economics at Boston University
professor at Harvard University School of Law, recent head of President Clinton’s task force on affirmative action
director of the African American Leadership Institute at the University of Maryland, and author of "Freedom Is Not Enough: Black Voters, Black Candidates, and American Presidential Politics."
president of the Center for Equal Opportunity, author of Out of the Barrio: Toward a New Politics of Hispanic Assimilation
Originally Aired: 7/28/1995
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