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    The outlawing of slavery and extending voting rights to women seem to indicate that ethics can have beneficial results. Give an example from the past that indicates a similar result or a current social policy that might be regarded as wrong, which therefore needs to be changed. Give your reasons and indicate which ethical theory you believe provides the best support for your view.

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    The social policy of school segregation in the United States, was a social policy that was ethically and morally wrong on a number of levels. School segregation in the United States, was a system that basically denied African-Americans and other minority groups access to the best public educational facilities, and provided much smaller school budgets than those provided to schools that whites were allowed to attend, which produced schools that were ...