I have to write a 2-3 page essay in APA format addressing the following questions. With proper citations for sources.
1.Why do we as a society still need Affirmative action?
2. Why isn't Equal Employment Opportunity sufficient to prevent workplace discrimination?
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There are several reasons why we need affirmative action, as a society. First, however, let's discuss affirmative action in its most basic form. Affirmative action is a set of procedures or guidelines that must be followed to prevent discrimination by employers. Affirmative action clauses also govern the same set of principles, rules, and guidelines in regards to education. Basically, a college or university cannot deny admission to an applicant based on discriminatory grounds.
The main reason why affirmative action remains necessary is because in our society, there will always be a percentage of employers who remain discriminatory. Although this is a very unethical practice, it does remain in some form in most industries, particularly large industries. The discrimination can be based on ...
This solution discusses Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity in detail. Additional resources are provided for student expansion.