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or reverse discrimination?

IT IS ILLEGAL for the University to discriminate on the basis of race and ethnicity in its admissions policies, but the policy should be ended even if it were not illegal.


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Acting for affirmative action

COLLEGE definitely is for students, but there's no question that it is run by adults. Students like to think that what goes on here revolves around our best interests and involvement in the everyday workings of the University.


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Diversity catalyst ...

THE LONG journey for equality and diversity in education for black students at the University started back in 1935. A black female Virginian applied to the all-white University.


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Court kills sound partial-birth bills

THE POINT at which life begins is hard to identify, especially from a legal standpoint. Abortion is one of the most contested issues of our time because people define the start of life differently -- at the time of conception, viability, or when the fetus is able to feel pain, for example.