Tough subject. I'm all for the better (more educated, better suited for the job) person beat me out than to get beat out of a job because of affirmative action. I'm not racist in any way, shape, or form but I think affirmative action is directly against equal opportunity. To me equal opportunity represents everyone is able to apply for a job, however the most qualified should get the job, not everyone is able to apply for a job, however if we don't have enough *insert race here* then we will hire them.
But thats just my