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August 14, 2020

Scholars Unsurprised by Yale’s Violation of Civil Rights

National Association of Scholars

The Department of Justice has accused Yale University of racial discrimination in its undergraduate admissions, defending the principle that no institution is above the law.

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May 15, 2020

ACA-5: License to Discriminate

National Association of Scholars

Assembly Constitutional Amendment 5 would reintroduce discriminatory race and sex preferences to Calfornia by overturning Proposition 209.

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February 26, 2020

Scholars File Amicus Brief for Appeal of Students for Fair Admissions v. Harvard College

National Association of Scholars

NAS files an amicus brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals supporting Asian-American students in their case against the use of racial preferences at Harvard.

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June 24, 2016

Legislation, Not Litigation, Can Repeal Racial Preferences, Says NAS

National Association of Scholars

PRESS RELEASE: The NAS affirms it will continue fighting racial discrimination in higher education.

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March 16, 2015

Scholars Ask Supreme Court to Revisit Fisher and Rationales for Racial Preferences

National Association of Scholars

The NAS joined a petition to the Supreme Court to re-hear Fisher v. University of Texas, the case that challenges racial preferences in public university admissions.

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April 22, 2014

Scholars Applaud Supreme Court for Upholding Michigan Racial Preferences Ban

National Association of Scholars

PRESS RELEASE: NAS praises the Court's decision to sustain a measure against racial discrimination in college admissions. 

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February 21, 2012

NAS Commends Supreme Court for Taking Fisher Case on Racial Preferences

PRESS RELEASE: The Supreme Court agrees to hear what may become a landmark case on the diversity rationale for racial preferences in college admissions.

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January 5, 2012

New Hampshire Passes Law Banning Racial Preferences

The NAS hails New Hampshire's new prohibition against racial preferences as a victory for equal opportunity in higher education.

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December 6, 2011

NAS Criticizes New "Diversity" Guidelines

The Departments of Education and Justice released guidelines last week that, according to the National Association of Scholars, effectively endorse the use of racial preferences in college admission...

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