Affirmative Action

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Name: Affirmative Action
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Ministry to set up data base for women politicians

Share This TagsBy Maryam Garba HassanAhead of the 2015 general elections, the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development will soon commence the development of a national database on all women political aspirants ... [Published People Daily - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Group advocates more involvement of women in politics

AHEAD of the 2015 general elections, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), Community Life Project (CLP), on Tuesday, advocated for more involvement of women in politics and leadership positions.Speaking at a one-day agenda setting forum for women leaders ... [Published Nigerian Tribune - 5 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Affirmative Action News

HR and Employment Law NewsState:CategoryTopicDate Range (optional)Affirmative Action News ... [Published HRnext - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Affirmative Action
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Union backs Jame's warning against these teachers

TENOM: Sabah Government Teachers Union (KGKS) President Hussin Basir fully supports the affirmative action by Sabah Education Director Datuk Jame Alip against any teacher involved in fanning racial sentiment in the State.He said the stern warning issued ... [Published Sabah Daily Express - 12 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Law professor delivers lecture on affirmative action

Discussions surrounding affirmative action continued Monday as University Law Prof. Richard Primus lectured on the history and constitutionality of the issue at the Ford School of Public Policy.Primus is an expert on constitutional law and has clerked ... [Published Michigan Daily - Sep 30 2014]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Make room for deserving students

THE neatly groomed man in the pinstriped suit with a copy of the Financial Times in his hand was easily recognisable in the carriage of the Piccadilly Line underground train commuting passengers arriving at Heathrow to the city."Hey kwai-loh" was the ... [Published The Sun Daily - 17 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

THIS ISN’T SURPRISING, SINCE THE PURPOSE OF “HOLISTIC ADMISSIONS” IS TO ENABLE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION WH…

THIS ISN’T SURPRISING, SINCE THE PURPOSE OF “HOLISTIC ADMISSIONS” IS TO ENABLE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION WHILE MAKING IT LESS OBVIOUS: Holistic Admissions Linked to Diversity in Health Fields. ... [Published Instapundit - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Affirmative Action
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Diversity at Baruch: A glass half full

by Nicole Clemons & Thomas SeubertAs an institution holding considerable academic and socio-cultural standing, Baruch College prides itself on becoming “a global leader in public urban education.” Diversity among students, faculty and staff has been a ... [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

New survey of popularity shows traditional foods coming to fore

Like political opinion poll surveys, the one recently conducted in the UK showing that not only is chicken tikka masala (CTM) not their country's favourite dish any more, but that the British count the Sunday roast as their most beloved comfort food is ... [Published Economic Times - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Group backs President for second term

A   group, ‘Women for Goodluck 2015’, has urged Nigerians to support the second term ambition of President Goodluck Jonathan.The group explained that the President has the right to seek for another term in office, advising critics to study the constitution.  ... [Published The Nation Nigeria - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tata Power Delhi Distribution awards scholarships to 1,000 SC & ST students

The distribution of scholarship is part of TPDDL’s Affirmative Action Programme for upliftment of SC & ST communitiesNew Delhi: In line with the Tata Group’s Affirmative Action Programme, which aims at upliftment of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes ... [Published Tata Group - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Dear ANC, stop apologising for winning freedom

Since coming into power in 1994, the ANC under Mandela learnt the art of being a party full of apologies. It apologises for its power and its leadership role in society.This culture of apology in the ruling party is why, only after twenty years, there ... [Published Daily Maverick - Sep 29 2014]

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"The math is clear," concludes a 2013 report by the Campaign for College Opportunity. "If the California economy is to have the college-educated workforce it needs, we must find ways to significantly improve college completion rates among Latinos. There is no other reasonable solution given the population dynamics of California today."
...The article looking back 50 years to UC Berkeley's Free Speech Movement and the specific focus on Mario Savio brought back powerful memories. ( "Graying activists return to Berkeley to mark '64 free speech protests" Sept. 27)
"Voting every five years will not help you. In corporate South Africa, there is no intention to transform" she said
In a statement, a university spokesman said, "UCF immediately investigated the allegations Mr. Ferraro made when he abruptly abandoned his job. The university's equal opportunity and affirmative action office found the allegations to be untrue." However, the lawsuit says Ferraro did not tell UCF the specific allegations, and that he only gave investigators a summary of what happened

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Ministry to set up data base for women politic... [Published People Daily - 3 hours ago]
PDP youths preach unity, endorse Jonathan [Published Daily Sun - 5 hours ago]
Group advocates more involvement of women in p... [Published Nigerian Tribune - 5 hours ago]
Diversity Leads to Success in Higher Education [Published Huffington Post - 6 hours ago]
The legacy of Berkeley's Free Speech Movement [Published Los Angeles Times - 7 hours ago]
Black mark for BEE [Published Times Live South Africa - 8 hours ago]
Top Trenders: Priest In Court [Published KNWA - 8 hours ago]
UCF: Allegations in former coach's lawsuit untrue [Published News Channel 2000 - 9 hours ago]
Benderson Development expected to develop forme... [Published Buffalo News - 11 hours ago]
Affirmative Action News [Published HRnext - 11 hours ago]
Union backs Jame's warning against these teachers [Published Sabah Daily Express - 12 hours ago]
Fmr. coach sues UCF, claims O'Leary made racist... [Published News Channel 2000 - 13 hours ago]
Director: FiT Publishing/International Center f... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - 13 hours ago]
How to Deploy an Effective Veterans Hiring Init... [Published Corporate Counsel - 14 hours ago]
Minister Mildred Oliphant: Black Management For... [Published South African Government - 14 hours ago]
Africa's Challenge Is How to Make Youthful Popu... [Published AllAfrica.com - 15 hours ago]
Make room for deserving students [Published The Sun Daily - 17 hours ago]
Some of my very best friends are white ... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - 17 hours ago]
THIS ISN’T SURPRISING, SINCE THE PURPOSE OF “HO... [Published Instapundit - 18 hours ago]
Assessment of compliance with employer's Employ... [Published HR Future - 18 hours ago]
QC approves landmark city ordinance protecting ... [Published GMA News Online - 19 hours ago]
Combine Solicitation - SCIF-IN-A-BOX CLASS 5 IP... [Published Insurance News Net - 20 hours ago]
Executive Order 12333 Redefines Words, Authoriz... [Published Softpedia - 22 hours ago]
Law professor delivers lecture on affirmative a... [Published Michigan Daily - Sep 30 2014]
Court upholds MD3 Law, rejects PDI-P’s judicial... [Published Jakarta Post - Sep 30 2014]
Branch Manager Trainee - Indiana - Indianapoli [Published IT Next - Sep 30 2014]
Is Ebola biological warfare against Africa? [Published Zimbabwe Chronicle - Sep 30 2014]
Diversity at Baruch: A glass half full [Published Baruch College Ticker - Sep 30 2014]
Lawsuit: George O'Leary Called NFL "One Big 'Ru... [Published Deadspin - Sep 30 2014]
UCF's George O'Leary accused of racist remarks ... [Published Florida Today - Sep 30 2014]
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THIS ISN’T SURPRISING, SINCE THE PURPOSE OF “HO... [Published Instapundit - 18 hours ago]
THIS ISN’T SURPRISING, SINCE THE PURPOSE OF “HOLISTIC ADMISSIONS” IS TO ENABLE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION WHILE MAKING IT LESS OBVIOUS: Holistic Admissions Linked to Diversity in Health Fields. ...
Executive Order 12333 Documents Redefine 'Colle... [Published Techdirt - Sep 29 2014]
Issued in 1981, updated in 1991 (to consolidate power, basically) and continuously expanded (mostly unofficially) since 2001, Executive Order 12333 (EO 12333) is what grants surveillance powers to our nation's intelligence agencies. Foreshadowing ...
Make Ignorance History [Published {AFRICA IS A COUNTRY} - Sep 29 2014]
I wouldn’t be surprised if the two white South African students—Mark Burman and Ross Bartlett—who donned blackface and dressed up as “Venus and Sarena Williams ” at a party at the University of Stellenbosch were sitting around a fire last week to celebrate ...
An agenda-driven poll on affirmative action? [Published Greenspace - Sep 27 2014]
To the editor: The premise of Karthick Ramakrishnan's Op-Ed article hinges on the positive response he received to one survey question: "Do you favor or oppose affirmative action programs designed to help blacks, women and other minorities get better ...
Weekend Reading: Michael Berube (1996): Review ... [Published Brad DeLong - Sep 26 2014]
Weekend Reading: Michael Berube (1996): Review of Dinesh D'Souza, "The End of Racism", Transitionhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/2935241?Strolling through the Detroit International Airport on my way to my parents' home in Virginia Beach, I came upon a newsstand-bookstore ...
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Supreme Court Breakfast Table [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 02 2014]
Supreme Court Upholds Affirmative Action Ban [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Apr 23 2014]
Supreme Court upholds Michigan ban on college a... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 22 2014]
OK, Michigan Can Ban Affirmative Action [Published Slate Magazine - Apr 22 2014]
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