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Because of the existence of programs to enhance diversity, many, like Donald Trump, believe that students and employees of color admitted to selective schools are unqualified beneficiaries of racial quotas. Published 12:02 p.m. April 28, 2011 - Comments
After herself playing by the rules for so long, the author expresses frustration by the virtual absence of black women on corporate boards and in executive positions. Published 1:25 p.m. March 17, 2011 - Comments
A U.S. congressman's proposal to amend the constitution for equal education rights seem radical but the UK government has spent millions giving free laptops to its poor children. Published 11:19 a.m. March 15, 2011 - Comments
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