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Affirmative action is a policy that encourages the increased representation of members of a minority group. In the U.S. these policies are often enacted by employers and educational institutions in education or employment. See recent affirmative action news
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All citizens should receive EQUAL treatment under all laws of the United States. 5 years ago from a Republican in Moreno Valley, CA
As a country that has force fed us the idea that all men are created equal, the favorable treatment of any specific race needs to end. I don't care what your ethnic background is. If you work for it, you will eventually get there. If I don't get... 5 years ago from a Green in Charles Town, WV
No Affirmative programs. All white males who suffered from these programs and discrimination from minorities should be extremely compensated. 5 years ago from a Republican in Sargent, GA
I do not feel that minorities should have an advantage over others but the problem of poverty should be addressed. If a child is hungry how can he study?. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Lillington, NC
There are very few affirmative action programs still in existence so the issue is not important. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Fort Worth, TX
No, and laws should be passed prohibiting favorable treatment for anybody. 5 years ago from a Republican in West Covina, CA
No they have become a politically correct "quota system". And what and when is a minority. Such as blacks are considered a "minority" but in cities such as Chicago, Oakland, Detroit, and others the blacks are the majority. So should... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Malakoff, TX
No as these laws are now politically correct "quota driven laws" and just what is and when is a race a minority. Such as blacks are considered a minority and given favorable treatment, but in cities like Chicago, Detroit and Atlanta, the blacks... 5 years ago from a Republican in Malakoff, TX
People need to go get jobs! They should not be treated special for being a minority! Help is there for people to get it if they really need it not if they are just lazy!!!!!. 5 years ago from a Republican in Springdale, AR
No, Affirmative action is the cause of the American double standards, It should be abolished. 5 years ago from a Republican in Baltimore, MD
Do you remember slavery? Do you remember the Civil Rights era? Do you remember Cointelpro? These are all government sponsored legislations and actions that have ruined African Americans for years to come. I do not like "affirmative action"... 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Miami, FL
Minority groups should be given equal chances to a majority. They should not receive a job because of their ethnicity, but they should not be disqualified because of their race. 5 years ago from a Republican in Alexander, AR
Racism should be dealt with directly by community organizations meeting the racists head on and fighting against them if necessary. 5 years ago from a Socialist in Portland, OR
Only to the point of where it levels the playing field. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Staunton, VA
Yes, and we should offer social programs to address poverty that is a result of treatment of minorities. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Brattleboro, VT
Not Anymore! They have changed their criteria over time and have gotten involved way in over their heads on things that do not pertain to their cause. Especially on Religion and crime. Their stance was about discrimination of sex and color in employment... 5 years ago from a Republican in Garden City, ID
Yes, to some extent. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Depew, NY
So how do you tell who is a minority? I look white but I have native blood. Am I (Other)? People should qualify on thier merits problem is this is not reality so, laws must be passed to hire a certain number of minorities regardless of thier skill set or... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Adelanto, CA
No additional programs should be created; however, if the current programs are fulfilling their objectives, they should stay in place. 5 years ago from a Republican in New Braunfels, TX
Underserved areas should be allowed to build and develop regardless of the race or identity of the community.
The potential of the individual should be considered before the classification. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Florence, KY
No, fair hiring for jobs should lie on the business owner not the government. There should not be programs giving ANYONE special treatment because of the color of their skin. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Clemmons, NC