Minorities and the GOP: Why They Need Each Other led by T.W. Shannon

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Why Raced Based Affirmative Action is Harmful - The premise of Affirmative Action was to level the playing field for minorities. In actuality, these policies have done little to advance minority achievement, and has created a sense of resentment. Why is race based affirmative action a hinderance to minorities.

 

Study Groups are weekly off-the-record discussions on various topics of political, policy, and public interest.  All are welcome; no prior knowledge or experience is necessary to attend or participate.  Sessions take place at the IOP.  Groups begin the week of 2/13/17 and end the week of 4/10/17.  It is not necessary to attend all groups to participate in the program.

Location: Institute of Politics - Littauer 166

Contact information: Deisy_Carrera@hks.harvard.edu