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Affirmative action ban

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Current Event May 9, 2014

Affirmative Action Ban

Affirmative action ensured that college applicants of color would have greater representation at universities. With the Supreme Court’s recent ruling, states now have the choice to uphold or ignore affirmative action.

Civics/Government Race Education

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AIR DATE: 04/23/2014

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