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Black 'N' White

Post by uroburo » Wed, 24 Jan 2001 13:52:29


Quote:

> And for those that may say someone is only PART Aboriginal, really
> that's like saying someone can be part pregnant - you just are or you
> are not.  Can someone be part Tamil?

One would say they are PART Aboriginal if they had scored a TER of 75 and
wished to enter medicine in the University of Newcastle, amongst other
places...over others with scores in the proximity of the 100th percentile :)

uroburos

 
 
 

Black 'N' White

Post by Geoff Muldo » Thu, 25 Jan 2001 07:15:11

On Tue, 23 Jan 2001 12:52:29 +0800, "uroburos"

Quote:


>> And for those that may say someone is only PART Aboriginal, really
>> that's like saying someone can be part pregnant - you just are or you
>> are not.  Can someone be part Tamil?

>One would say they are PART Aboriginal if they had scored a TER of 75 and
>wished to enter medicine in the University of Newcastle, amongst other
>places...over others with scores in the proximity of the 100th percentile :)

And of course those others have a cultural understanding of the needs
of people in places like Brewarrina, Tingha and Mornington Island and
a commitment to work and live in those communities. Not.

High IQ levels should not be the SOLE determinant of who is a good
candidate to be a doctor.

If you want to *** about Affirmative Action, go rave with Pauline
Hanson.  Dickhead.

Geoff M