Affirmative Action

Will Harvard's Affirmative Action Case be a Referendum on Race Conscious College Admissions?

Will Harvard’s Affirmative Action Case be a Referendum on Race Conscious College Admissions?

November 12, 2018

A discussion with Brenda Shum of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law and Nicole Ochi of Advancing Justice L.A., hosted by Khalilah Harris

Trump Admin’s Roll-Back of Affirmative Action will Reduce Black Enrollment

July 3, 2018

Trump officials announced that schools and colleges should no longer use racial diversity as guideline for admissions. The consequence will be lower enrollment figures for people of color and a set-up for a new Supreme Court challenge to eliminate affirmative action entirely, says Kamau Franklin

Justice Anthony Kennedy’s Retirement: End of Roe v. Wade?

June 28, 2018

Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement will represent a major blow to liberal precedents, as Trump will appoint a new justice now who will work to reverse them. Legal abortion, affirmative action, death penalty protections, will probably all be overturned, says Prof. Francis Boyle

Workers Say Racial Discrimination Systemic at Thurgood Marshall Airport

August 9, 2014

TRNN’s Jaisal Noor speaks with workers and advocates at BWI Airport who say the racial wage gap there is harming Baltimore’s African American community

Race, class and opportunity

June 24, 2013
Glen Ford: Already crippled by previous rulings, Supreme Court puts affirmative action on its last legs