Fisher v. Texas http://wrti.org en U.S. Supreme Court Set To Take Up Higher Ed. Affirmative Action Case for First Time Since 2003 http://wrti.org/post/us-supreme-court-set-take-higher-ed-affirmative-action-case-first-time-2003 <p>The United States Supreme Court will hear arguments <em>this week</em> for an affirmative action case, <em>Fisher v. Texas.&nbsp;</em> WRTI's Timothy Churchill interviews a professor of political science and constitutional law at the University of Pennsylvania about two landmark precedents for racial balancing in higher education, what's at stake in <em>Fisher</em> and how the Court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, might decide.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 21:10:43 +0000 Timothy Churchill 4537 at http://wrti.org U.S. Supreme Court Set To Take Up Higher Ed. Affirmative Action Case for First Time Since 2003 Compelling State Interest or Unlawful Social Engineering? http://wrti.org/post/compelling-state-interest-or-unlawful-social-engineering <p>The United States Supreme Court will hear arguments this fall for an affirmative action case, <em>Fisher v. Texas. </em>&nbsp;WRTI&#39;s Timothy Churchill interviews a professor of political science and constitutional law at the University of Pennsylvania about two landmark precedents for racial balancing in higher education, what&#39;s at stake in <em>Fisher</em> and how the Court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, might decide.</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 12:18:55 +0000 Timothy Churchill 3751 at http://wrti.org Compelling State Interest or Unlawful Social Engineering?