Affirmative Action

Professor Guinier, whom President Clinton nominated and later withdrew as Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, spoke about the need… read more

Professor Guinier, whom President Clinton nominated and later withdrew as Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, spoke about the need for reframing the debate over affirmative action from the current discourse over reverse discrimination and quotas. She argued that affirmative action offers an opportunity both to rethink rigid approaches and to reaffirm the contradiction between pluralistic democracy and a winner-take-all society. After her remarks, she took questions from the audience. close

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Affirmative Action

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Program ID:
75888-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Wooster, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Dec 28, 1996 | 3:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 17, 1997 | 11:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Dec 28, 1996 | 3:55pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1996 | 4:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1996 | 1:03pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 1997 | 11:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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