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It's Time to End Affirmative Action

It's Time to End Affirmative Action

The BriefGet Up To Speed

In 2003, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on a case that challenged the constitutionality of racial considerations in college admissions. Since then, measures to limit affirmative action have reached many state legislatures, including in Michigan, California and Washington. Is affirmative action a necessary tool to combat racism and social inequality that has historically excluded minorities from higher education? Or has the law outlived its usefulness? 

  • John H. McWhorter

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    • Senior Fellow at the Manhattan Institute and weekly columnist for the New York Sun
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  • Terence J. Pell

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    • President of The Center for Individual Rights (CIR)
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  • Joseph C. Phillips

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    • Actor, Social Commentator and Syndicated Columnist
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  • Khin Mai Aung

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    • Staff Attorney at the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
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  • Kimberle W. Crenshaw

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    • Professor of Law at UCLA and at Columbia Law School
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  • Tim Wise

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    • Writer and Educator
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