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Affirmative action may be controversial to some american history abounds with examples of discrimination against minorities and women. “affirmative action” means positive steps taken to increase the representation of women and minorities in areas of employment, education, and culture from which they have been historically excluded. While the concept of affirmative action has existed in america since the 19th century affirmative action is also a remedy, under the civil rights act of 1964.
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