Protesting Affirmative Action: The Struggle over Equality

Protesting Affirmative Action: The Struggle over Equality after the Civil Rights Revolution A lightning rod for liberal and conservative opposition alike, affirmative action has proved one of the divisive issues in the United States over the past five decades Dennis Deslippe here offers a thoughtful study of early opposition to the nation s race and gender sensitive hiring and promotion programs in higher education and the workplace This story begins than fifteen years before thelandmark US Supreme Court case Regents of the University of California v Bakke Partisans attacked affirmative action almost immediately after it first appeared in the s Liberals in the opposition movement played an especially significant role While not completely against the initiative, liberal opponents strove for soft affirmative action recruitment, financial aid, remedial programs and against hard affirmative action numerical goals, quotas In the process of balancing ideals of race and gender equality with competing notions of colorblindness and meritocracy, they even borrowed the language of the civil rights era to make far reaching claims about equality, justice, and citizenship in their anti affirmative action rhetoric Deslippe traces this conflict through compelling case studies of real people and real jobs He asks what the introduction of affirmative action meant to the careers and livelihoods of Seattle steelworkers, New York asbestos handlers, St Louis firemen, Detroit policemen, City University of New York academics, and admissions counselors at the University of Washington Law School Through their experiences, Deslippe examines the diverse reactions to affirmative action, concluding that workers had legitimate grievances against its hiring and promotion practices In studying this phenomenon, Deslippe deepens our understanding of American democracy and neoconservatism in the late twentieth century and shows how the liberals often contradictory positions of the s and s reflect the conflicted views about affirmative action many Americans still hold today [Reading] ➸ A Fire Sparkling By Julianne MacLean – Ralphslaurensoutlet.co.uk affirmative action has proved one of the divisive issues in the United States over the past five decades Dennis Deslippe here offers a thoughtful study of early opposition to the nation s race and gender sensitive hiring and promotion programs in higher education and the workplace This story begins than fifteen years before thelandmark US Supreme Court case Regents of the University of California v Bakke Partisans attacked affirmative action almost immediately after it first appeared in the s Liberals in the opposition movement played an especially significant role While not completely against the initiative ❴PDF / Epub❵ ☆ Running Blind (Havoc, Author S.E. 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