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  •  Actually, that's a big part of the anti-AA (1+ / 0-)
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    campaign in higher ed right now - that AA is helping disadvantaged minorities at the expense of Asians.

    The stats on things like SAT scores seem to bear this out - the schools seem to be sensitive about increasing the cut-offs for whites, presumably because of concerns about backlash.  But Asians are a small minority with relatively little clout so the cut offs for them have gone way up to make room for minorities with lower scores.

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