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affirmative action

Affirmative Action


Affirmative action or "reverse discrimination" is a policy of providing advantages for people of a minority group who has suffered discrimination, with the aim of creating a more egalitarian? society. This consists of preferential access to education, employment, health care, or social programs? for individuals from underpriviledged minorities.



employment equity, racism, agism, sexism?


Positions


[+] Affirmative action rights a wrong.

[+] Position: affirmative action is still racism.

[+] Affirmative action is anti-meritocratic.

[+] Affirmative action may create animosity.

[+] Affirmative action is not objective

Sources


Affirmative action(external link) - Wikipedia


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