Elizabeth Warren: Fork, Done, etc

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    Records shed more light on Elizabeth Warren’s minority status - Political Intelligence - A national political and campaign blog from The Boston Globe - Boston.com

    Nothing to say, really.
     
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    That is pretty much you.
     
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    I was reading this earlier today.

    My stance on this has always been that if leverage had been used to procure employment in any way shape or form via any claim of minority status, it would be immoral.

    Why? Quite simply because that position procured by falsehood would then be denied to a rightful minority.
     
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    I always do the benefit of the doubt, etc but as Christopher Reeve's girlfriend once said (course, she was talking about illegitimate offspring) "Once is an honest mistake, but anything after that is tacky."

    Harvard? Explanations made sense, yada-yada; whatever. This? I can't wrap my mind around it as still being an 'oops.'
     
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    Yes, I can read. I saw it.
     
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    Warren, a Democrat challenging Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., has faced criticism since the Herald unearthed a 1996 Harvard Crimson article citing Warren as a minority faculty member.

    Warren listed herself as Native American in the Association of American Law School directories from 1986 to 1995.


    Almost a decade.
     
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    So, what's the problem?
     
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    And you don't see anything wrong with this not being a one-time thing? At the very least, she was being used as a token by two different major universities.
     

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