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Who You Know: Study Shows Favoritism is Ubiquitous in Labor Markets

AUSTIN, Texas — Workplace discrimination can destroy morale, breed resentment and lead to lost productivity and unemployment. Although equal-opportunity laws have been created to address discrimination, do they also address favoritism in the workplace?

African American Teenagers More Supportive of Affirmative Action, School Desegregation Than White Youth, Study Finds

African American teenagers are significantly more supportive than whites of affirmative action and school desegregation, according to a new psychology study from The University of Texas at Austin.