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From Colorblindness to Antibalkanization: An Emerging Ground of Decision in Race Equality Cases

  title={From Colorblindness to Antibalkanization: An Emerging Ground of Decision in Race Equality Cases},
  author={Reva B. Siegel},
  journal={Yale Law Journal},
For decades, the Supreme Court has sharply divided in equal protection race discrimination cases. As commonly described, the Justices disagree about whether the Equal Protection Clause is properly interpreted through a colorblind anticlassification principle concerned with individualism or through an antisubordination principle concerned with inequalities in group status. This Article uncovers a third perspective on equal protection in the opinions of swing Justices who have voted to uphold and… 
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