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Friday, September 8th, 2017 @ 1:07PM

Time to end government-sponsored discrimination and just be Americans

…Connerly, as a dedicated champion for a colorblind America, stated, “Getting our nation to a point of applying a single standard to all Americans is one of the most crucial issues of our time … we must start by getting our government out of the business of privileging some citizens…

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Thursday, September 7th, 2017 @ 11:27AM

Ward Connerly shares his thoughts on “Racial Discrimination”

Racial discrimination is a term that conjures up a black person being denied a job or a promotion by a white bigot.  In reality, this brand of discrimination is receding far into America’s past. What accounts for this fact?  Mostly moral outrage of the American people! There is another, more common…

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Monday, August 21st, 2017 @ 1:08PM

The Impact of Race on our Society

A statement by Ward Connerly: As a nation, our flight to a better society has entered a patch of very severe turbulence; and, as is all-too-often the case, the matter of race is a major factor. Most significantly, it appears that hysteria has overwhelmed reason, a fact that is enabling…

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Sunday, August 13th, 2017 @ 6:40PM

What It’s Going to Take to End Racial Preferences

Most proponents of race-based affirmative action argue that America is systemically racist. I don’t see it. Americans are dating and marrying across racial lines and raising their families to love each other without regard to their differences of skin color, hair texture or other features. But while race becomes less…

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Thursday, August 10th, 2017 @ 5:47PM

Universities Slash Standards with Goal of Boosting Diversity

“There is a sad but real bias in the diversity world — and it’s been there a long time, not only among the diversity proponents but among the Left at large — that black people and to some extent Hispanics lack the capacity to compete in academic arenas,” said Ward…

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Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 @ 2:57PM

Ward Connerly comments on Possible DOJ Investigation of Admissions

“It is often said that we are a nation of laws. Well, the law, in Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, states clearly that recipients of taxpayer money will lose those funds if they discriminate against people on the basis of race, color or ethnicity, as well as…

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