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Note This essay contains opinions NOT shared by the host of this web siteAffirmative action is wrong and will not help solve the problemsminorities face The reason it is wrong is because its discriminationIt has no place in todays society in todays society because it does morebad than good In addition to that mostpeople dont enjoy the presence of affirmative action Also it appearsthat affirmative action can actually be detrimental to employees healthFirst of all affirmative action is discrimination there is nohiding it When an employer hires anyone because he or she is a minorityeven if someone else if more qualified to do the job it isdiscrimination Just because it is reverse discriminat ion when whitesare discriminated against and minorities are being discriminated fordoesnt make it right Affirmative action legalizes discriminationSteele 1990 39 I thought discrimination was illegal in this countryBuchanan 1995 1 Also if this discrimination continues racism inthe United States may become worse Imagine what you would feel like ifyou couldnt get a job just because you are a white man and not a hispanicman The racism will become worse because of it and that is the verything it is trying to prevent It is possible that because of affirmativeaction racism will grow and continue to grow until we history repeatsitself and we end up living under Jim Crow laws again That is an extremepossibility to end up und er Jim Crow laws again but it is a definitepossibility to end up somewhere close to Jim Crow laws againIn addition to that people say affirmative action is ok becauseit cures past discrimination Keyes 1996 1 Discrimination wasnt okwhen blacks were the ones getting the short end of the stick Thereforeits not ok when whites are discriminated ag ainst DeWit 1996 1 Twowrongs dont make a right Therefore affirmative action doesnt makediscrimination ok just because its against blacks instead of whitesAffirmative action in college is the most discriminating thingthis country has ever seen
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