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Distribution of answers submitted by Authoritarian 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.
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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
Limited and focussed. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Friendswood, TX
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 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
Studies should be done to see where fairness will or will not prevail without aap's and states and counties make final decisions. 5 years ago from a Republican in Saint Paul, MN
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
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
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
Every one is equal, so the basis of the interview in selecting a member for a job should be based on merit and other requirements. 5 years ago from a Republican in Wichita Falls, TX