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I agree that putting affirmative action programs into practice is the best solution to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of ethnic background gender or physical abilities The affirmative action program ensures that an employer will appeal to every individual to apply for a position offered and allow every applicant an opportunity to represent himself in an interview Over the past centuries there has been discrimination against women as homemakers that are only capable of raising children and keeping a house clean Even it todays politically correct world women are still stuck under the glass ceiling In workplaces that are mainly dominated by physically fit men such as the military there is a bias against individuals that do not meet the high physical standards In more recent years there has been a trend for employers to discriminate against individuals because of their race Affirmative action programs will guarantee that employers will have hire qualified individuals from all backgrounds There is a notion that employers would rather hire a male than a female even if both applicants possess the same skills In general employers believe that it would be to their disadvantage to hire women because they are viewed as individuals that tend to keep to themselves and do not work well with others especially men Women have tried to break away from this obstructive notion by acquiring skills such as an education specifically related to their career Lately women have been more successful in attaining jobs because they are being recognized for the skills they possess but they are still being held back from holding top positions This bias against women holding positions in the upper ranks of companies is known as the glass ceiling The glass ceiling is a notion that women will never hold an executive position that is primarily male dominated For many years physically fit men have dominated jobs in the military structure and civil emergency services There are preconceived
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