Results for - In the Name of Diversity

1,801 voters participated in this survey

1. Did you hear about the middle school that threw out their election results due to them being too white?

Yes
7%
130 votes
No
81%
1,466 votes
Undecided
4%
64 votes
Not Applicable
8%
141 votes

2. Everett Middle School in San Francisco, CA recently held elections for their student government, but the principal decided to make the results null and void. The school is 80% non-white and she felt the amount of white students elected to office did not reflect the diversity of the school. Do you think she made the right move?

Yes
10%
173 votes
No
48%
873 votes
Undecided
27%
479 votes
Not Applicable
15%
276 votes

3. The principal, Lena Van Haren, is considering creating a few new positions to the student government, in hopes to allow more chances for the non-white kids to be elected. Do you think this is a good solution?

yes
15%
272 votes
no
22%
401 votes
I'm not sure
28%
509 votes
I don't think there was a problem to begin with.
18%
333 votes
n/a
16%
286 votes

4. Overall, do you think we, as a society, do too much, just enough, or not enough to encourage diversity?

Too much
29%
517 votes
Just enough
11%
207 votes
Not enough
20%
362 votes
I'm not sure
23%
409 votes
n/a
17%
306 votes
11/04/2015 News 1801 50 By: MamaV1776
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