Affirmative Action: How Far Have We Come?  
8/31/2010 7:29:59 PM

NPR -- As students flock back to America's colleges for the fall semester, commentators across the political spectrum have been debating what's become a lightning-rod issue in the admissions process: affirmative action. And one of the key figures in that debate made her debut in the public eye as a name on a Supreme Court case.