448Oct 4, 2012
Race and College Admissions
Panelists talked about affirmative action, the future of college diversity, and policy implications. The panel focused primarily on using class instead of race to achieve diversity in higher ...
149Feb 28, 2009
Ward Connerly Remarks to Conservatives
Ward Connerly spoke to conservative activists about the future of the conservative movement.. He responded to Attorney General Eric Holder’s comment about a “nation of cowards” in ...
168Oct 20, 2008
State Ballot Initiatives: Anti-Affirmative Action
Ward Connerly, appearing by remote access from Sacramento, CA, and Shanta Driver, appearing from Detroit, talked about Anti-Affirmative Action amendments: measure 46 on the ballot in Colorado and ...
931Aug 6, 2008
Black Republican Forum, Session 1
Annual Black Republican Forum (Session 2)
115Jul 20, 2007
Race and Affirmative Action
Ward Connerly spoke to students about his opposition to affirmative action programs which he viewed as a system of racial preferences. He responded to questions from the audience. The ...
281Mar 29, 2007
Dishonors Award Ceremony
The Media Research Center’s 20th anniversary gala included a black-tie evening modeling the Academy Awards in order to roast the “most outrageously biased” liberal media and ...
97Mar 5, 2002
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 ...
24May 12, 2001
Hillsdale College Commencement
14Feb 19, 2001
Getting Beyond Race
Mr. Connerly spoke about race relations and affirmative action. He said that affirmative action programs were discriminatory and did not assist efforts to promote fairness and ...
8Jan 12, 2001
Civil Rights Issues
Mr. Connerly talked about headline news stories and his recent article in National Review on the black issue of race preference. He also responded to audience telephone calls, ...
39Mar 31, 2000
Racial Classifications on Census Forms
Mr. Connerly and others spoke to reporters about racial categories on the Census and the frustration many minority communities had with how the categories would be ...
549Mar 16, 2000
Book Discussion on Creating Equal
Mr. Connerly discussed his book Creating Equal: My Fight Against Race Preferences, published by Encounter Books. The book is the author’s manifesto against affirmative action ...
24Feb 24, 2000
The Failure of Race-Based Affirmative Action
Mr. Connerly spoke about race relations and the impact of Affirmative Action on American society. He said the effect of years of Affirmative Action was to further divide America and called ...
29Apr 20, 1999
Rep. Henry Hyde Tribute
Rep. Henry Hyde was awarded the Lincoln Leadership Award for his many years of service in the U.S. House of Representatives. Participants honored him for his courage to stand up for his ...
383Aug 27, 1998
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 ...
26Aug 15, 1998
National Convention Banquet
Several speakers discussed the divisions in the Republican Party over the issues of morality, homosexuality, and inclusiveness, advocating greater tolerance of gays, lesbians and ...
35Apr 6, 1998
Civil Rights Issues
Mr. Connerly spoke about civil rights and racial equality. He spoke about why he is trying to openly debate issues surrounding the nature of equality. He stressed that he does not ...
8Jan 31, 1998
State Achievement Award
Mr. Connerly was presented with the State Achievement Award by the Conservative Political Action Committee for his work in attempting to curb affirmative action programs in California through ...
34Dec 19, 1997
President's Race Initiative
Several opponents of affirmative action programs spoke to reporters after meeting with the president. They talked about the need for more inclusion in the president’s initiative and their ...
10Oct 18, 1997
Accuracy in Media Award
Mr. Connerly received an award from Accuracy in Media. Mr. Connerly has been recognized for his work in eliminating affirmative action laws in California. Mr. Connerly ...
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