lkista at UNM.EDU (Linnea Ista) wrote: [snip] >A prime example of this for me is affirmative action in >the U.S. Could you please explain what this is? -- Gert Jan Gast Netherlands Institute for Sea Research Department of Marine Ecology P.O. Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, The Netherlands. Phone: 31 (0)222 369573. Fax: 31 (0)222 319674.