449Oct 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 ...
101Nov 27, 2007
Book Discussion on Tough Liberal
Richard Kahlenberg talked about his book Tough Liberal: Albert Shanker and the Battles Over Schools, Unions, Race, and Democracy, published by Columbia University Press. The book is ...
62Nov 28, 2006
The Future of School Integration
Panelists talked about the U.S. Supreme Court’s December 4, 2006 hearing on the constitutionality of racial school integration plans in Louisville, Kentucky, and Seattle, Washington. They ...
40Jan 13, 2000
Affirmative Action: Remedy or Discrimination?
Mr. Hentoff and Professor Edley debated the practice of affirmative action. After opening remarks they answered questions by a panel and the audience. Among the issues they addressed ...
17Apr 6, 1998
Race Initiative Town Hall Meeting
Dean Bullock moderated this discussion among legal experts on race relations. They examined the progress of the civil rights movement and the challenges of unifying an increasingly racially ...
61Oct 24, 1996
Affirmative Action Debate
The participants debated the question, “Resolved: That affirmative action on the basis of race, gender and ethnicity should be abolished.” They discussed affirmative action in relation ...
28May 29, 1996
Affirmative Action Future
Journalists, researchers and public policy specialists talked about affirmative action as an election year issue and about the media’s treatment of the issue.