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Poll: 67 Percent Do Not Believe Race Should Play Any Factor Whatsoever in College Admissions

Ress Wrote: Jul 26, 2013 8:32 PM
Affirmative action is a political scam designed to win the votes of blacks who really are inferior, at the expense of blacks who are not, along with everyone else.

Gallup’s most recent finding shows that more than two-thirds of Americans believe students applying to college should be evaluated “solely on merit” -- and that skin color should be wholly irrelevant during the admissions process (via Nick Gillespie):

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I’m inclined to stand with the majority on this question. Of course this is not to belittle or ignore the nation’s long and complicated history of American race relations. For example, who among us can forget the famous photograph of