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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... 4 years ago from a Green in Charles Town, WV
Yes, affirmative action is needed in all police departments and government agencies. 2 years ago from a Green in Munster, IN
No, the Democrats purposely designed affirmative action to produce failure and increase racism. If blacks had followed Malcolm X instead of MLK they would not have remained in the permanent underclass the Democrats created for them. 2 years ago from a Green in Delhi, NY
It should be organic, not synthetic. 2 years ago from a Green in Chicago, IL
Someone should not be hired soley on the fact that they are a minority. They should be treated fairly and the same as a non-minority. Skills, character, and education should determine a person being hired. 2 years ago from a Green in Charlotte, NC
Yes, but switch affirmative action programs to be geared towards socioeconomic status rather than race. 2 years ago from a Green in Solon, OH
Race shouldn't even be a factor--criminal backgrounds, education, punctuality, and all other qualifications need to be assessed far above "race". 4 years ago from a Green in Chevy Chase, DC
Somewhat, I think poverty and social advantage is a bigger concern than gender or skin color. 5 years ago from a Green in Retsil, WA