The Epitaph

California senate passes Affirmative Action bill

Affirmative Action bill will be placed on Nov. 3 ballot.

By Naomi Baron

July 5, 2020

After 24 years of Affirmative Action being banned in California public colleges and universities, the University of California’s Board of Regents unanimously voted to repeal Proposition 209 — which banned schools from considering race, gender and ethnicity in college admissions — on June 15. The amendment w...