Racial Slur Against USC Student Leader Sparks Campus Debate
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Racial Slur Against USC Student Leader Sparks Campus Debate

(Los Angeles Times) – Lola Fajinmi and Precious Nwaoha were both A students in high…

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Scholar Says Race-Neutral Approach Needed for Affirmative Action
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Scholar Says Race-Neutral Approach Needed for Affirmative Action

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In the wake of unrelenting…

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Experts Debate Race-Based College Admissions
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Experts Debate Race-Based College Admissions

(The Harvard Crimson) – Two experts in educational inequality exchanged diverging opinions on race-based affirmative…

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A Victory for Affirmative Action
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A Victory for Affirmative Action

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Almost lost among the news last week about…

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To Be Equal: Sotomayor—A Voice of Reason among Reckless Rhetoric
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To Be Equal: Sotomayor—A Voice of Reason among Reckless Rhetoric

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “Race matters…because of the long history of racial…

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Supreme Court Continues to Limit Affirmative Action
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Supreme Court Continues to Limit Affirmative Action

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist The Roberts Supreme Court decided last week that voters in…

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Backers, Opponents of Michigan Ban React to Ruling
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Backers, Opponents of Michigan Ban React to Ruling

ED WHITE, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court decision Tuesday upholding the…

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5 Takeaways from Affirmative-Action Ruling
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5 Takeaways from Affirmative-Action Ruling

[Politico] The Supreme Court’s decision upholding Michigan’s affirmative-action ban was far from a shock, but…

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Sotomayor Accuses Colleagues of Trying to ‘Wish Away’ Racial Inequality
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Sotomayor Accuses Colleagues of Trying to ‘Wish Away’ Racial Inequality

[The Washington Post] Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s fierce defense of the affirmative action efforts such as…

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Michigan Affirmative Ban is OK, Supreme Court Says
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Michigan Affirmative Ban is OK, Supreme Court Says

MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A state’s voters are free to outlaw the…

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