Tag Archive | "Sonia Sotomayor"

Supreme Court Tells Women to Shut Up and Go Home — Again

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

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The Supreme Court has told one and a half million women who work at Wal-mart, in essence, be grateful you have jobs even if you make less money and get promoted less than men.  Now, shut up and go home.…

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FOX & Friends Ponders Supreme Court Moms

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

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As you may know, I’ve been wondering for a while whether we ought to have a mother of young children as one of the next Associate Justices of the Supreme Court. I was happy to have a bit of …

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The Supreme Court Could Still Use a Mom

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

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I’m pretty happy that President Obama has nominated another woman to the Supreme Court — three out of nine still isn’t the ratio I’d like to see of women to men, but it’s a great step in the right direction.…

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Breaking News: Sonia Sotomayor Confirmed as Supreme Court Justice

Thursday, August 6, 2009

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When I tweeted my enthusiasm about this decision, someone asked how I could be excited about a “racist” being confirmed to the Supreme Court.   How anyone, no matter how entrenched in their social views, could believe that this woman is …

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Sonia Sotomayor and the Code of Sexism

Friday, May 29, 2009

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Testy. Difficult. Nasty. Sharp-tongued. Those are just a few of the words being used by Republicans and the media to describe Supreme Court nominee Judge Sonia Sotomayor. If they ring a bell, they should — it hasn’t been long since …

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Sonia Sotomayor and Elle Woods Have a Lot in Common

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

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“Personal experiences affect the facts that judges choose to see.” That’s what Supreme Court nominee and federal court judge Sonia Sotomayor has said in the past about how individual experience comes into play when deciding cases and looking at the …

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