Interview with Eleanor Holmes Norton
QUESTION 2
JACKIE SHEARER:

OK, what is affirmative action?

ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON:

Affirmative action is a very diverse set of techniques that remove barriers that have excluded minorities and women from the workplace and from promotion within the workplace.

JACKIE SHEARER:

Excellent. Cut.

JACKIE SHEARER:

Yup.

ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON:

I think that may even be twenty-five words. It may not.

JACKIE SHEARER:

Is that good for you?

JACKIE SHEARER:

Good for cameras, good for sound?

JACKIE SHEARER:

OK. Now, let me just tell you, off camera, before we roll, what I want to ask you now is to