Posts Tagged Affirmative Action

Nepotism more Rampant than Affirmative Action

I often smile when I hear people say they are against affirmative action. I often wonder: what exactly it is they are against? Over the years, affirmative action has meant different things to different people. Next year, the Supreme Court will make what I’m sure will be a landmark ruling on this issue as they have agreed to hear two cases involving rejected applicants to my alma mater, the University of Michigan. I’ll go on the record and say that I’m in favor of affirmative action. As I define it, affirmative action is a way for this country to try […]

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