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Hawk Talk: Affirmative Action

Hawk Talk: Affirmative Action

By Bella Levaggi

November 8, 2013

In 2006, the state of Michigan passed a public referendum that barred the preferential treatment of college applicants based on gender or race. This move against a practice commonly referred to as “affirmative action” was later contested in court, and has now come before the Supreme Court of the...