Affirmative Action News
LeBron James on His Mission to Give Back to Kids and Parents
The three-time NBA champion talks to ESPN's Rachel Nichols about his foundation's work on childhood education and the power of mentorship to help families succeed.
WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at Stake in Election
WHY IT MATTERS: A sampling of issues at stake in election and their impact on Americans, and the world
NBA Star LeBron James Gets Personal About His Commitment to Community, Childhood Education
When LeBron James joined his fellow NBA superstars at the ESPYs to plead for an end to violence and make a powerful declaration of their commitment to helping create change in their respective communities, it was very personal. “I definitely could've been a statistic," James said in an interview
Rudy Giuliani Claims Black Lives Matter Movement Is 'Inherently Racist'
"The View" co-hosts react to the controversial statement made by former New York City mayor.
Abortion, Corruption and Gun Ownership Still To Be Decided by the Supreme Court
The Supreme Court only has one scheduled day left this term, and that means the justices are expected to hand down opinions in the remaining cases on Monday. Those include cases on abortion , government corruption and a ban on gun ownership by individuals convicted of domestic violence offenses.
What the Supreme Court Ruling on University of Texas Admissions Means for Affirmative Action
The Supreme Court ruled today in favor of the University of Texas’ admissions plan, leaving in place the school’s affirmative action policy. In a 4-3 vote, the justices upheld the judgment of the court of appeals, which ruled in favor of allowing the university to use race as a factor in its
Supreme Court Upholds Texas College’s Affirmative Action Plan
The Supreme Court today upheld the University of Texas’ policy that takes race into account as a component of its admissions process. In a 4-3 vote, the justices upheld the judgment of the court of appeals, which ruled in favor of the state’s considering race in its admissions process. This case is
President Obama Reacts to Supreme Court Decision on Immigration
The president says the court's ruling is "heartbreaking" for immigrants who want to fully contribute to America "in an open way."
Supreme Court Upholds Lower Court Ruling on Affirmative Action
The Supreme Court today issued a major ruling on affirmative action, one centered on a program at the University of Texas that takes race into consideration as one factor of admissions.