Supreme Court Decision On Affirmative Action

affirmative actionJune 26, 2013 – Segment 2

We discuss this week’s Supreme Court decision on affirmative action in higher education, sending a lawsuit challenging the University of Texas’ affirmative action policy back to lower courts. We are joined by:

  • Michael Higginbotham, Wilson H. Elkins Professor of Law at the University of Baltimore School of Law
  • Sheryl Wood, principal of the Wood Law Firm;
  • Nikole Hannah-Jones, investigative reporter covering civil rights at ProPublica in New York City.


Written by Marc Steiner

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