Personally I hate the idea of affirmative action, I think good candidates will rise to the top of the heap eventually. That said I can see some societal good in assuring that somewhere there is a level playing field. I am a Scotts/German who has received a corp request form asking if I were a "native american,because my mother was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. I was in New York at the time and just laughed out loud. Yeah its Big Chief Ocrepitis of the "oiltown tribe" Vas es los wi ya Laddie's arya teryin to FU the cumpnee?? O.