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Connerly, Ward 1939-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 1,906 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Internet videos  Educational films  History  Television news programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Television panel discussions  Public affairs television programs  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Speaker, Author
Classifications: E185.97, 305.8960730092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ward Connerly
Affirmative action : the history of an idea( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the historical roots of affimative action and the current debate over its usefulness. Looks at several different affirmative action programs today, from the Univ. of California, Berkeley, to the City of Chicago. Includes archival footage and features interviews with a wide array of academic scholars
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 60 Minutes segment investigates the driving force behind Washington state's anti-affirmative action legislation, Initiative 200: Ward Connerly. Mike Wallace interviews the man many consider to be a hero, while many still believe him a traitor
Beyond black and white : affirmative action in America( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All sides of the affirmative action issue have targeted the same goal: ending racism of all types. But do opportunities for some have to come at the expense of others? In this Fred Friendly seminar moderated by Harvard Law School's Charles Ogletree, a what-if scenario revolves around a university's efforts to enroll a diverse student body of qualified candidates. Panelists include Ward Connerly, proponent of Carlifornia's Proposition 209; Christopher Edley, Fr., director of the recent White House review of affirmative action; Julius Becton, Jr., former head of Washington, D.C.'s public schools; Ruth Simmons, president of Smith College; and policy activists from the African-American, Asian, Native American, and Latino communities"--Container
Meet the press( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On this edition of Meet the Press: Defense lawyer Chris Tritico and Juror David Gilger talk about the verdict on Timothy McVeigh's case. Rev. Jesse Jackson and Ward Connely discuss 'affirmative action' and racial discrimination. The show ends with the panel's retelling of Richard Nixon's Watergate Scandal
Legislating morality : affirmative action and the burden of history( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores whether affirmative action promotes racial balance, or fights discrimination of the past with reverse discrimination in the present. Featured in the program are Roy Innis, Chairman of the Congress on Racial Equality; Ward Connerly, Regent of the University of California and Charles Willie, professor of Education at Harvard
With liberty and justice for all by Ward Connerly( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Affirmative action debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Connerly and Mr. Edley debate the topic, "Affirmative Action: Save It? End It? or Mend It?"--Container
Creating equal : my fight against race preferences by Ward Connerly( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the author's life and his struggles with "America's racial divide." As a member of the University of California Board of Regents, the author was drawn into the controversy surrounding affirmative action and "finally concluded ... that this phrase was merely a polite euphemism for an entrenched system of race preferences that psychologically damages its alleged beneficiaries and unjustly discriminates against its real victims."--Jacket
Creating equal : my fight against race preferences by Ward Connerly( )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a man who searched his conscience, decided that the American Dream should be colorblind, and then set out to change the rules. Part memoir, part history lesson, and part road map, Creating Equal tells how a black man fought against affirmative action in California and Washington, D.C. It begins in segregated Louisiana with a hard-working, resilient family that refused to be destroyed by personal tragedy or to be defined by race. This is where Ward Connerly grew up. In 1993, he would be called to make the most difficult decision of his life: to convince the regents of the University of California to end affirmative action. Two years later, he did the same thing for Washington, D.C
Who's in charge of this house? : the role of the State of California in establishing and implementing housing policy by T Tauri( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Yerba Buena Center redevelopment project in San Francisco : a record of observations as viewed by the staff of the Assembly Committee on Urban Affairs and Housing] by Ward Connerly( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating equal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ward Connerly discusses his book, Creating equal: my fight against race preferences, with host Brian Lamb. They talk about the author's background and upbringing, his political activism aimed at ending affirmative action and race quotas, and his role in the passage of California's Proposition 209 that outlawed racial preferences in state government
[Ward Connerly, founder and chairman of the American Civil Rights Institute, talks about California Proposition 209, which ended affirmative action in employment and education] by Mike Wallace( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ward Connerly, founder and chairman of the American Civil Rights Institute, talks about California Proposition 209, which ended affirmative action in employment and education. Connerly's cousin Elizabeth Hansberry asserts that ending affirmative action is contrary to the progress made for civil rights. Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich (R-GA) and Harvard Law Professor Charles Ogletree comment on the proposal. On "60 Minutes."
The failure of racial preferences by Ward Connerly( Recording )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

1998 Burkenroad Symposium : affirmative sction : who deserves opportunity? : does it mend or dies [i.e. does] it rend society's economic fabric? by Burkenroad Symposium( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Race preferences : pro and con" : an independent policy forum( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The future of affirmative action in Michigan : a dialogue by Lawrence Technological University( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Content of our children's character : honor is most important by Ward Connerly( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Proposition 54 : the racial privacy initiative by Ward Connerly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Flashpoint with Devin Scillian : featuring Affirmative action dialogue with Frank Wu and Ward Connerly by WDIV TV( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Creating equal : my fight against race preferences
Alternative Names
Ward Connerly political activist, businessman

Languages
English (48)

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Creating equal : my fight against race preferencesLessons from my Uncle James : beyond skin color to the content of our characterCreating equal : my fight against race preferencesContemporary Black biography. profiles from the international Black community