DOJ to Support Asian-American Students Suing Harvard Over Affirmative Action - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Aug 30, 2018
The Justice Department will lend its support to a lawsuit filed by Asian-American students against Harvard University, claiming discrimination, The New York Times reports. The case could have implications for the use of affirmative action in college admissions across the country. The students claim that Harvard has systemically discriminated against them by artificially capping the number of Asian-Americans attending the school in order to advance less qualified students of other races.