Sherrilyn A. Ifill , the president and director-counsel of the N.A.A.C.P. Legal Defense and Education Fund Inc., wrote about the pending Supreme Court decision on affirmative action in the New York Times today. Quoted below in italics:
Greater classroom diversity helps ensure that minority and white students alike are prepared for leadership at a time of rapid demographic change.
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A recent New York Times poll showed that most Americans support affirmative action.
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