Affirmative Action

Mr. Connerly and Mr. Edley debated the topic, “Affirmative Action: Save It? End It? or Mend It?”… read more

Mr. Connerly and Mr. Edley debated the topic, “Affirmative Action: Save It? End It? or Mend It?” Mr. Connerly opposed affirmative action and Professor Edley supported it. Among the topics they addressed were the meaning of equality, levels of diversity in America, the history of discrimination, hiring and college selection processes, and various means to obtain institutional excellence. After their prepared remarks they responded to questions from the audience. close

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Affirmative Action

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Debate
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Mar 29, 2002
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2002

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  • Mar 29, 2002 | 5:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 30, 2002 | 9:27pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 31, 2002 | 12:25am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 01, 2002 | 4:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2002 | 2:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 21, 2002 | 9:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 2002 | 12:19am EST | C-SPAN 1
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