Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Brazil Embraces Affirmative Action With New Law to Boost Racial Diversity at Universities

PRI's The World
While the US Supreme Court reviews the constitutionality of considering race in college admissions, Brazil is moving ahead on affirmative action.
In August, Brazil’s president signed a law setting aside half of public university seats for poor or nonwhite students.
John Otis reports from Brazil on what people at the universities are saying about that.

Full Story and Audio: http://www.theworld.org/2012/10/brazil-affirmative-action/

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