Last updated on: 10/18/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Sep. 2005

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“We serve student populations facing discrimination and the advocates and institutions promoting systemic solutions to civil rights problems.”

“Home,” OCR website (accessed Oct. 18, 2007)

Mission:

“The mission of the Office for Civil Rights is to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence throughout the nation through vigorous enforcement of civil rights.”

“Home,” OCR website (accessed Oct. 18, 2007)

Other:
Governmental agency
Quoted in:
  1. Is Title IX, the Law Protecting People against Discrimination Based on Their Sex, a Good Law?