Affirmative Action is one of the most contentious issues; its intent and the discriminatory result of applying it in practice has become a major issue in today’s workforce. 2 pages
The Web site is as follows:
* What is Affirmative Action?
* What was the initial intent of Affirmative-Action legislation?
* What did the landmark Ricci v. DeStefano case conclude? Go to http://topics.law.cornell.edu/supct/cert/07-1428 to read the case.
* What was the basis for the conclusion?
* Given that this is a training manual to sensitize employees, how will this affect any practices at the company?