aE Originally its intent was to allow the opportunity to gain employment. The
origin of Affirmative Action by Margureta Sykes and become full citizens of the United States. This has allowed an expansion of black men to achieve "middle class social status.aE Often good intentions passing into law to benefit the "totalaE America are misinterpreted by intelligent law makers and manipulated to award personal gain and find ways to dodge the laws, especially the laws that affect their financial future.
Many decades ago it was very evident that black people had a difficult time landing jobs. This is a very important aspect of the labor market disadvantage suffered by the black community considering the unemployment rate for blacks was twice as high as the unemployment rate for whites. Government was unable to ignore the issues any longer without a great penalty. Compassion to help the underprivileged also attributed to government making the first step to take action. President John F. Kennedy issued Executive Order 10925, which established the Presidents Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity (Stephen Cahn). The mission or tasking of this committee was to end discrim