Clarence Thomas

politics

That Was Then, This Is Too

The parallels between the experiences of Anita Hill and Christine Blasey Ford have left many who lived through both wondering what world they’re looking at now.
Danielle Tcholakian
10.4.18
Anita Hill

Joe Biden Thinks It's Unfair He's Still Blamed for Anita Hill Hearings

Joe Biden has expressed private frustration that he's still held responsible for the treatment of Anita Hill during her 1991 Senate Judiciary hearings, according to a New York Times report.
Marie Solis
10.2.18
politics

A Supreme Court Expert Explains How We Got Into This Mess

"Things never get better."
Eve Peyser
9.28.18
Brett Kavanaugh

Will the Senate Avoid the Horrible Mistakes of the Anita Hill Hearing?

Once again, legislators have to confront a Supreme Court nominee accused of acting horribly toward a woman.
Allie Conti
9.18.18
roe v. wade

Kavanaugh's Prepared Opening Remarks Echo Other Anti-Choice Justices

Brett Kavanaugh is expected to tell senators he won't let his personal views affect his decisions on the court—just like every other anti-abortion justice currently on the bench, each of whom went on to speak out or vote against abortion access.
Marie Solis
9.4.18
News

How Clarence Thomas Became the Supreme Court's Strangest Justice

The Anita Hill hearings were just the opening chapter in a long, and deeply bizarre, career.
Grace Wyler and Mike Pearl
4.21.16
News

Here's How the Same Sex Marriage Ruling Works Legally

Gay marriage is legal and has to be recognized everywhere in the US. Like, right now.
Mike Pearl
6.26.15
This Week in Racism

Clarence Thomas Thinks Barack Obama Was "Approved by the Elites"

Welcome back to the only internet column that is guaranteed to put you in a deep state of depression for weeks at a time. I’ll be ranking news stories on a scale of 1 to RACIST, with “1” being the least racist, and “racist” being the most racist. “I...
Dave Schilling
5.3.13