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No anyone who wants to work should get training in the field they want to work in. This should start by age 10. No welfare more people will want to work. 4 years ago from a Republican in Vilonia, AR
No, too much affirmative action can lead to overlooking merit too much for it to be a good thing. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Sussex, NJ
The government should not give anyone any favorable or unfavorable treatment based on their race, gender, ethnicity, religion, etc. 4 years ago from a Libertarian in Chester, VA
No. Ppl with intelligence hire other ppl based on qualifications, merit, etc. Hiring based on race and/or gov't imposed quotas is unfair to the best candidate if he or she doesn't meet the race/gender requirement. Racism is a dying idea, thank... 4 years ago from a Republican in Lake Worth, FL
Yes, however it should be used to rectify social disadvantages and then can be done away with once that has been accomplished. 4 years ago from a Socialist in Clementon, NJ
We shouldn't favor one ethnicity, sexual orientation, or gender. Because in spite of the intentions of nondiscrimination, people become more prejudiced because they favor only one ethnicity or etc. We should all be equal, especially in the work area. 4 years ago from a Republican in Helotes, TX
No, and they should be abolished. 4 years ago from a Libertarian in Annapolis, MD
No. There should be no more minorities except for income levels. The amount of benefits you get should not be because of your skin color & should be equal for all. 4 years ago from a Republican in Stow, OH
Yes, when it comes to education in high poverty areas and in government positions. 4 years ago from a Democrat in Sturgis, MI
No additional programs should be created; however, if the current programs are fulfilling their objectives, they should stay in place. 4 years ago from a Republican in New Braunfels, TX