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No Market Exception for Affirmative Action

No Market Exception for Affirmative Action

September 19, 2012 at 10:15 am 0 comments

by John Francis Delano The Supreme Court has held that affirmative action can be squared with the Equal Protection Clause on several occasions, but it has never stated a clear standard to distinguish between acceptable affirmative action, and invidious discrimination on the basis of race. That may change next year when it […]

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Ignorance Is Not Bliss: Lack of Knowledge About U.S. Abortion Law Distorts Debate

Ignorance Is Not Bliss: Lack of Knowledge About U.S. Abortion Law Distorts Debate

September 18, 2012 at 9:30 am 1 comment

by Kellie Fiedorek Absent from the recent political commentary—particularly the discussions surrounding the back-to-back Republican and Democratic National Conventions—is an honest account of what the law of the land currently is when it comes to abortion in the United States. While the United States stands as a model for representative democracy […]

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