The Supreme Court will hear two cases that are likely to end affirmative action

Posted on AllSides January 24th, 2022
From The Left
civil rights, affirmative action, Supreme Court
Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images
ANALYSIS

The Supreme Court announced on Monday that it will hear Students for Fair Admissions v. President & Fellows of Harvard College and Students for Fair Admissions v. University of North Carolina, two cases that present an existential threat to affirmative action in university admissions.

These cases are the culmination of a years-long strategy by conservative activists — and by one activist in particular — to win a court decision invalidating affirmative action. The president of Students for Fair Admissions, the lead plaintiff in the Harvard and UNC cases, is not a student at all. It is Edward Blum, a former...

Read full story

Vox

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Left
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Left
108109/84880
See full bias rating for Vox
Learn about media bias
https://www.vox.com/2022/1/24/22526151/supreme-court-affirmative-action-harvard

More News about Civil Rights from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right