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Opposing views on affirmative action 1996 miscellaneous Since the beginning of time there has been prejudice and hate Adam and Eve hated snakes Jews hated Jesus Sugar Ray Leonard hated Tommy Hearns Prejudice is caused by two things ignorance and hate Prejudice and mistreatment has existed in this country first with American-Indians and then later with African-Americans and other minorities The selling and trading of slaves is a shadow that has been hanging over the heads of white Americans for two centuries Some people feel that it is the white-Americans duty to pay the black population back According to Spencer Perkins co-author of More than Equals Racial Healing for the Sake of Gospel in reference to the long-standing racial divisions in America It took us 300 years to separate ourselves like this its going to take a while to undo that Zipperer 44 Affirmative action is designed to give minorities such as blacks the opportunity to maintain jobs in our prejudicial society For those who support Affirmative Action they define it as a way to give the disadvantaged a chance at the American dream Those who do not support Affirmative Action define it as giving minorities positions that they are not qualified to have As Mr Khalenberg head editor of The New Republic says we will still reward those who play the victim Khalenberg 27 Just imagine that you have gone through six years of college and have gotten your degree You go looking for a job and even though they are tough to come by you manage to get an interview with a well-known company The interviewer tells you that you and one other person are equally qualified and in the running for the job You get a call later telling you that you didnt get the job because the company had to hire a minority You would most likely be angry right The purpose of this paper is to show the differences in
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