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Two legal experts talk about affirmative action policies in higher education, including the University of Michigan program now under review by the Supreme Court, and the significance of the Bush administration’s commentary on that case.
- Bruce Fein former associate deputy attorney general, Republican counsel during the Iran-contra hearings, and founding partner with the Lichfield Group
- Theodore Shaw president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund
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