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Is the Future of Affirmative Action Race Neutral

  title={Is the Future of Affirmative Action Race Neutral},
  author={Brian T. Fitzpatrick},
The outlook does not appear particularly bright for affirmative action programs in the United States that grant preferences based on race to blacks, Hispanics, and others in hiring, university admissions, and bidding on government contracts. These programs continue to be unpopular with the public and face increasing hostility in courts of law. In its place, courts and commentators have been promoting an alternative form of affirmative action called “race-neutral affirmative action.” Race… Expand
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