Rosen, Jeffrey
October 1994
New Republic;10/17/94, Vol. 211 Issue 16, p25
Discusses two affirmative action cases in the U.S. that could revive the debate about racial preferences in the country as of October 17, 1994. Question on the legality of dismissing a white teacher so an African American teacher can replace her on the ground of race in New Jersey; Controversy over a federal judge's ruling that aspects of the affirmative action program at the University of Texas law school in Texas are unconstitutional; Discussion of how the cases could redraw the boundaries of racial preferences; Details of the cases.


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