Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Tabrian Joe, a Sophomore at Western Michigan University, leads a protest in support of affirmative action, outside the Supreme Court during the hearing of 'Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action' on October 15, 2013 in Washington, DC. The case revolves around affirmative action and whether or not states have the right to ban schools from using race as a consideration in school admissions.  The Supreme Court upheld Michigan's ban on affirmative action on April 22, 2014. - Andrew Burton/Getty Images

The Supreme Court Upholds Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban

10 a.m. (ET)

The Supreme Court upholds a Michigan voter initiative that bans racial preferences in the state’s public universities: The future of race-based admissions.

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A Special Readers' Review: A Celebration Of Poetry

11 a.m. (ET)

A special Readers' Review: three poets join Diane to help mark national poetry month. They'll read their own work, discuss their inspirations and talk about the role poetry plays in society.

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The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.