Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

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zonto
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Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

Postby zonto » Mon May 23, 2011 6:47 pm

Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

In what some have called the new post-racial era, what constitutes discrimination is shifting. The landmark Supreme Court case, Ricci v. DeStefano, for example, ruled that white firefighters suffered discrimination when their employer threw out a promotional exam because none of the African-American firefighters who took the test qualified for promotion.

A new study by Michael Norton and Samuel Sommers has found that Americans think significant progress has been made in the fight against anti-black bias. But white Americans perceived that progress as coming at their expense and that anti-white bias has become a bigger societal problem than anti-black bias.

Is this finding surprising? Do we see this view reflected in government policies or court decisions? If so, how?

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Norton and Summers' Article

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Re: Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

Postby thegreatk » Mon May 23, 2011 6:50 pm

Can of worms.....opened.

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Re: Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

Postby aliarrow » Mon May 23, 2011 6:52 pm

IBTL

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Re: Is Anti-White Bias a Problem?

Postby 20121109 » Mon May 23, 2011 6:54 pm

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No.

We're not doing this again.




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