While still a majority, support among white men trails support among white women for affirmative action programs
for women and for minorities.
26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP) believes that President Obama's decision to cut funding for community action programs
will hinder, rather than help, our nation's economic recovery.
Some have already begun to argue that, as evidenced by the senator's success, the time has come to dismantle affirmative action programs
In the late 1990s, he became program manager for the United Nation Mine Action Programs
in Sudan and Kosovo.
Department of State's humanitarian mine action programs
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Supreme Court has refused to consider the latest challenge to affirmative action programs
in federal procurement.
But objectives and targets will not be achieved simply because they have been identified; the organization must launch a set of action programs
to enable the targets for all the measures to be achieved.
This major seismic shift in the composition of our population, and the resulting need to develop future leaders with the skills and abilities to navigate successfully in a multicultural world, explains why more than 300 academic and corporate organizations--including Microsoft, Bank One, General Motors, and Shell--filed legal briefs supporting the University of Michigan's affirmative action programs
For example, Democrats (to use Sunstein's shorthand for judges appointed by Democratic presidents) voted to strike down affirmative action programs
only 28 percent of the time between 1980 and 2002.
Most prominently, he adamantly and impatiently defends the affirmative action programs
widely used in American higher education.
This sweeping law directs all employers, public and private, to eliminate unfair discrimination in the workplace, and requires businesses with 50 or more employees and/or annual revenues exceeding certain threshold levels to implement affirmative action programs
aimed at blacks, women, and the disabled.
The Regional Information page features a clickable map that directs visitors to areas providing information specific to each region, such as text summarizing the causes, effects, and extent of desertification for the region selected; action programs
to combat and control the condition in the region; and reports submitted to the UNCCD Conference of the Parties.