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Oct. 15th March for Affirmative Action & Minority Political Rights: Video, Pics, Transcript & News Articles

Oct. 15th March for Affirmative Action & Minority Political Rights: Video, Pics, Transcript & News Articles

Click HERE to listen to audio of Supreme Court Hearing Media Coverage: Buzzfeed MLive NBC [...]

October 22, 2013 BAMN Affirmative Action, Dream Act, Fighting Racism, Immigrants Rights, Social Justice Comments Off on Oct. 15th March for Affirmative Action & Minority Political Rights: Video, Pics, Transcript & News Articles

All Out to Restore Affirmative Action on October 15th!

All Out to Restore Affirmative Action on October 15th!

All Out to the U.S. Supreme Court on October 15th! The United States Supreme Court has granted review of the Sixth Circuit’s decision upholding the challenge by The Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality by Any Means Necessary (BAMN) to Michigan’s anti-affirmative action ballot proposal. Oral arguments will [...]

September 3, 2013 BAMN Social Justice Comments Off on All Out to Restore Affirmative Action on October 15th!

Reinstate Affirmative Action in Michigan NOW!

Reinstate Affirmative Action in Michigan NOW!

VICTORY! AFFIRMATIVE ACTION IS AGAIN LEGAL IN MICHIGAN! RALLY & MARCH Friday, December 7 Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor Reinstate Affirmative Action Programs NOW at ALL Michigan Universities! Sign the Petition! On November 15th the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Proposition 2 unconstitutional in the case brought by BAMN (The Coalition to Defend [...]

November 20, 2012 BAMN Affirmative Action, Dream Act, Fighting Racism, Hostile Campus Climate, Public Education, Social Justice 1

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION VICTORY! Sixth Circuit Strikes Down Michigan’s Proposal 2!

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION VICTORY! Sixth Circuit Strikes Down Michigan’s Proposal 2!

Press Release 11/15/2012: BAMN HAILS SIXTH CIRCUIT DECISION STRIKING DOWN MICHIGAN’S BAN ON AFFIRMATIVE ACTION CASE HEADED TO U.S. SUPREME COURT: BAMN to argue for overturn of California’s Prop 209, Michigan’s Prop 2, and similar anti-affirmative-action state ballot initiatives before High Court Sixth Circuit ruling 11/15/2012 (PDF) BAMN brief to Sixth Circuit 10/25/2011 (PDF) The entire [...]

November 15, 2012 BAMN Affirmative Action, Featured, Fighting Racism, Public Education, Social Justice 1

Black Agenda Radio: BAMN’s Fight to Restore Affirmative Action

Black Agenda Radio: BAMN’s Fight to Restore Affirmative Action

High school and college students rallied outside the courthouse on March 7th and then filled both the courtroom and an overflow room as BAMN attorney George Washington argued for the overturn of Prop 2, the ban on affirmative action in Michigan. On the occasion of the court proceedings, Black Agenda Radio interviewed both George Washington [...]

March 13, 2012 BAMN Affirmative Action, Featured Comments Off on Black Agenda Radio: BAMN’s Fight to Restore Affirmative Action

BAMN’s MI Affirmative Action Case Reviewed by Appeals Court

BAMN’s MI Affirmative Action Case Reviewed by Appeals Court

Michigan Students Travel to Cincinnati to Support Affirmative Action at 6th Circuit Court of Appeals On Wednesday, March 7, 2012, a 15-judge en banc panel of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in their review of the 6th Circuit ruling last summer that Proposal 2, the ban on affirmative action in Michigan, is unconstitutional. George Washington, attorney for [...]

March 6, 2012 BAMN Affirmative Action Comments Off on BAMN’s MI Affirmative Action Case Reviewed by Appeals Court