Above The Noise

Should Race Be a Factor in College Admissions?

Season 3 Episode 4 | 5m 17s

The debate over whether universities should consider an applicant’s race when deciding who gets in is back in the news. Harvard is being sued for that very reason-- the plaintiffs essentially argue that Harvard’s affirmative action policies discriminate against Asian Americans in an effort to limit their numbers in order to ensure a racial diverse campus. Is Affirmative Action still necessary?

Aired: 12/04/18

Rating: NR

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