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Distribution of answers submitted by Race (Black or African American) voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Mar 20, 2012. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Race data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011).
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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
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Learn more about Affirmative Action
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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No. Affirmative action is no longer needed and hurts those who are qualified but aren't the minority. 5 years ago from a Republican in Washington, DC
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
Yes, however it should be used to rectify social disadvantages and then can be done away with once that has been accomplished. 5 years ago from a Socialist in Clementon, NJ
No, Affirmative action is the cause of the American double standards, It should be abolished. 5 years ago from a Republican in Baltimore, MD
No, and they should be abolished. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Annapolis, MD
Only to the point of where it levels the playing field. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Staunton, VA