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Uma
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Sorrow
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Affirmative Action once again

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Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 3/21/2010 Category: Society
Updated: 6 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
Viewed: 748 times Debate No: 11493
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Uma

Con

Affirmative action is wrong and is just a fancy way of saying racism, discrimination, and worst of all, favoritism.The policy was enforced 50 years ago when times were rough and racism was at it's peak. To correct decades of discrimination towards African Americans and underprivileged races, affirmative action was used. It is obviously not needed anymore since it causes more problems than it solves. It was meant to eliminate discrimination but now, all it does is leads to it.
Sorrow

Pro

It is hard to determine the effects of discrimination, as it is entirely subjective upon one's notion. Discrimination will never cease, as long as there exists more than two humans on this planet.

Please elaborate as to how it creates more problems, rather than solving them.
Debate Round No. 1
Uma

Con

Uma forfeited this round.
Sorrow

Pro

Seeing as how my opponent forfeited again, due to yet another lack of concentration, I urge you to vote for PRO for no apparent reason.
Debate Round No. 2
Uma

Con

Uma forfeited this round.
Sorrow

Pro

Vote for PRO because he's cool.
Debate Round No. 3
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Vote Placed by Sorrow 6 years ago
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