Monster Essays - Affirmative Action is Wrong
Affirmative Action is Wrong
America was known as the Land of Opportunity. Then it became evident
that "opportunity" was only available to white men. Later, laws were
passed to ensure equal opportunity regardless of race, sex, or religion.
These Affirmative Action laws were set in place by our government with the
intent of correcting the social evil know as prejudice; but in doing so,
they created a monster. Affirmative action has become an ineffective,
outdated, and socially harmful policy that is weakening our great nation.
"The adoption of Affirmative Action programs in the 1960s reflected
our national aspiration to overcome ....