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This paper provides support for the argument that affirmative action is an attempt to compensate for society’s failure to provide equality of opportunity to minority groups, with a focus on African Americans. The paper also provides a discussion of the counter-view to this argument.
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Affirmative Action A few years back the National Urban league commented in its annualreport titled The State of Black America that despite societalgains the overall status of blacks is just percent of their whitecounterparts National p This statement reflected changesoccurring over the forty years following the passage of the Voting RightsAct of forty-one years after the Civil Rights Act of and forty-four years after the establishment of the Equal Employment OpportunityCommission EEOC by President John F Kennedy in Despite decades offormal Affirmative

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