The #SupremeCourt upholds the race-conscious admissions program at the University of #Texas , saying that the plan taking race into consideration as one factor of admission is constitutional.
The 4-3 ruling greenlights the limited use of #AffirmativeAction policies by schools. “The Court’s affirmance of the University’s admissions policy today does not necessarily mean the University may rely on that same policy without refinement. It is the University’s ongoing obligation to engage in constant deliberation and continued reflection regarding its admissions policies,” Justice Anthony Kennedy writes in the majority opinion. 📲cnn.it/politicsinsta 📷Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty
The man himself, Kevin Helgren, at the Affirmative Action Bake Sale protest earlier today. You can see the passion and the emotion of UT students when it comes to standing for what is right. Hook Em', UT!
Abigail Fisher, Please Stop Blaming People of Color for Your Mediocrity
Many low-income Black and Latino students dream of simply going to college at all, and even with affirmative action, have to face the reality that their dreams may not be plausible. The core of Fisher’s argument assumes that because she is white, she automatically deserves a spot at the University of Texas, even though she did not present herself as a competitive candidate for admissions. Read more on our Facebook page. #affirmativeaction #abigailfisher #fischervsUT
Tomorrow @brooklynmuseum, my improv team #affirmativeaction will join a battalion of fierce and funny ladies at the Brooklyn Comedy Marathon produced and hosted by @miss_poundcakes!! Don't miss it! It goes all night from 7pm-11:30pm! We go up at 10:00pm 😉
M Marc Marc1 hour ago Liberalism is the symptom of mental disease. ReplyReplies (1)221
P Patryk Patryk1 hour ago If #Trump gets killed, those who threaten him should know the #RosieO'Donnell , #RachelMaddow , #Madonna should be held accountable. It is their #incitement that has lead many to want to kill the #President . It is they, and others in #hollywood and the #Media who are calling for #blood . Maudie30 minutes ago It takes 2 to 3 times as many overweight lebesion women and vapor boys to do the job as qualified agents did before the Obama #affirmativeaction program. Obamabot hired the really dumb broad as secret service agency boss, she was finally replaced w a man not sure whether he's a hold over now but trump needs to clean House