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Reviews | An affirmative action ban would be devastating to patient care

A ban on affirmative action will have devastating effects on patient care. Diversity isn’t just a “nice” thing to have. In just 20 years, the combined minority population is expected to become the majority in the United States. Yet today, black, Hispanic, and Native American groups remain vastly underrepresented in medicine relative to their proportions …

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A case for affirmative action - The Tufts Daily

A case for affirmative action – The Tufts Daily

On October 31, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments from the lawsuits against Harvard University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which are being sued over the legality of affirmative action. A Supreme Court ruling that affirmative action is unconstitutional would prevent institutions like Tufts from cultivating diversity within their student body. …

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