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Affirmative Action?? Brazil Creates Controversial Committees To Determine Race Of All Government Employees

Brazil Launches Race Boards For Government Employees Brazil has instituted controversial “race boards” to determine the racial background for anyone applying for a government job. According to NPR, the specially appointed race tribunals even have guidelines to measure lip
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