Affirmative Action Debate
Mr. Connerly and Professor Dyson debated the effectiveness of affirmative action. They discussed whether affirmative action helps or hinders minorities in gaining employment and whether the programs should continue.
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Ward Connerly Co-Founder and Chair American Civil Rights Institute
Michael Eric Dyson Professor University of North Carolina
Oscar Eason Jr. Chairman Blacks in Government->National Board of Directors
Yvonne Scruggs-Leftwich Executive Director and COO Black Leadership Conference
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