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November 22, 2013 12:00 AM

ERICKSON: Opportunity and loss

I am headed back from London today. I was very honored to be asked to participate in last night’s Oxford Union debate at Oxford University. The formal Thursday night debates, black tie affairs, have been held every year since 1823. I stood beside dispatch boxes given to the Oxford Union by Winston Churchill to make my case against the proposition that “positive discrimination is a necessary evil.”

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