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After Supreme Court Affirmative Action Ruling, L.A. Suburb Claims Housing Mandate Unconstitutional

A wealthy California city is using a new argument to fight a multifamily housing development.

September 7, 2023 - San Francisco Chronicle

EVs, Carpool Lanes, and Affirmative Action: Where's the Connection?

Call it the factionalization of retribution politics in California. When Asian American Democrats dropped their support for an affirmative action measure for education, African American and Latino Dems responded, and new Volt owners lose.

April 9, 2014 - The Sacramento Bee

Is Columbia University Snubbing Harlem Architects?

Arch527, a coalition of African-American architects from Harlem with an impressive portfolio, says Columbia University is failing to include them in its $6.3 billion campus expansion into West Harlem, in violation of a community benefits agreement.

December 24, 2012 - DNAinfo.com

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