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Reform Movement Responds to Key Affirmative Action Case

Rabbi Saperstein: "As the Jewish people have historically known the injustice of discrimination and the way in which its effects linger long after the discriminatory acts themselves, we know that efforts to diminish diversity, no matter what form they take, are of great concern."

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Reform Movement Responds to Key Affirmative Action Case

Reform Movement Responds to Court Ruling on Affirmative Action

 WASHINGTON, D.C., June 24, 2013 - Today, the Supreme Court ruled in Fisher v. Texas, the latest challenge to affirmative action to appear before the Court. In response to the ruling, Rabbi David Saperstein, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, issued the following statement:

Reform Movement Responds to Court Ruling on Affirmative Action