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Affirmative Actions, William W. Van Alstyne Oct 2000

Affirmative Actions, William W. Van Alstyne

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Liberals and progressives have been slow to realize that their preferred vocabulary has been hijacked and that when they respond to once hallowed phrases they are responding to a ghost now animated by a new machme. The point is not a small one, for in any debate, especially one fought in the arena of public opinion, the battle is won not by knock-down arguments but by the party that succeeds in placing its own spin on the terms presiding over the discussion.


Angry White Males: The Equal Protection Clause And "Classes Of One", Timothy Zick Oct 2000

Angry White Males: The Equal Protection Clause And "Classes Of One", Timothy Zick

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No abstract provided.


The Case Against Private Disparate Impact Suits, Thom Lambert Apr 2000

The Case Against Private Disparate Impact Suits, Thom Lambert

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This article argues that the Third Circuit, and the courts that have implicitly approved private disparate impact suits, have erred in construing Title VI to permit private plaintiffs to sue federally funded entities for discrimination based on disparate impact alone. From a policy standpoint, permitting private disparate impact suits is a bad idea, for the threat of such suits will lead to deterrence of actions and decisions that have incidental disparate effects but are, on the whole, good.


Privacy, Cyberspace, And Democracy: A Case Study, Michael J. Gerhardt Apr 2000

Privacy, Cyberspace, And Democracy: A Case Study, Michael J. Gerhardt

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No abstract provided.


Supreme Court's 1998-1999 Term: Fourth Amendment Decisions, Kathryn R. Urbonya Apr 2000

Supreme Court's 1998-1999 Term: Fourth Amendment Decisions, Kathryn R. Urbonya

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No abstract provided.


The Meritocracy Myth And The Illusion Of Equal Employment Opportunity, Anne Lawton Jan 2000

The Meritocracy Myth And The Illusion Of Equal Employment Opportunity, Anne Lawton

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No abstract provided.


Book Review Of But For Birmingham: The Local And National Movements In The Civil Rights Struggle, Davison M. Douglas Jan 2000

Book Review Of But For Birmingham: The Local And National Movements In The Civil Rights Struggle, Davison M. Douglas

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No abstract provided.


Book Review Of Make Haste Slowly: Moderates, Conservatives, And School Desegregation In Houston, Davison M. Douglas Jan 2000

Book Review Of Make Haste Slowly: Moderates, Conservatives, And School Desegregation In Houston, Davison M. Douglas

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No abstract provided.


The Relationship Between Equality And Access In Law School Admissions, Angela M. Banks Jan 2000

The Relationship Between Equality And Access In Law School Admissions, Angela M. Banks

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No abstract provided.