Affirmative Action

By Jenna Drewer

What is it?

It is positive discrimination or policies that take factors including "race, color, religion,.." into consideration to benefit an underrepresented group.

Who is eligible or benefits from it?

Pretty much every man is eligible except white men. . (Arabs, black, Irish..)

Real life examples

Why is it a policy?

It is protection against racial discrimination. It also ensures that certain qualified individuals have equal access to oppurtunities.