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Clarence Thomas, Supreme Court justice

Warren J. Halliburton

Clarence Thomas, Supreme Court justice

by Warren J. Halliburton

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Hillside, N.J., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Thomas, Clarence, 1948- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Thomas, Clarence, 1948-,
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States. Supreme Court -- Biography.,
    • Judges -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Judges.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the life of the newest justice of the Supreme Court from his childhood in Georgia, through the years he spent as chairman of the EEOC, to the present.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 101) and index.

      StatementWarren J. Halliburton.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesPeople to know
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8745.T48 H35 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1726831M
      ISBN 100894904140
      LC Control Number92030951
      OCLC/WorldCa26674151

      In a dissent to the court's decision Monday not to hear a tax case, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas managed to cite an opinion that he wrote while making the case for why the tribunal should.   Clarence Thomas is usually silent on the Supreme Court, but he had plenty to say to some friendly filmmakers. Justice Clarence Thomas is the subject of “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own.

        Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas once went 10 years without asking a single question. Now, as the court hears its first ever arguments by telephone, the famously reticent justice .   The Supreme Court’s war on its past has begun, and Clarence Thomas is leading the charge. Jeffrey Toobin has been a staff writer at The New Yorker .

        The following is a series of questions posed by Ronald Collins to Corey Robin in connection with Robin’s new book, “ The Enigma of Clarence Thomas ” (Metropolitan Books, ).. Corey Robin is a professor of political science at Brooklyn College and the CUNY Graduate Center. He is the author of “The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Donald Trump” () and .   Justice Clarence Thomas was interviewed as part of C-SPAN's Supreme Court Week. He talked about the Supreme Court building and its symbolism, how his approach to oral argument differs from his.


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Provocative, inspiring, and unflinchingly honest, My Grandfather's Son is the story of one of America's most remarkable and controversial leaders, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, told in his own words. Thomas speaks out, revealing the pieces of his life he holds dear, detailing the suffering and injustices he has overcome, including the acrimonious and polarizing Senate hearing involving a former aide, Anita Hill Cited by:   There is no more powerful, detested, misunderstood African American in our public life than Clarence Thomas.

Supreme Discomfort: The Divided Soul of Clarence Thomas is a haunting portrait of an isolated and complex man, savagely reviled by much of the black community, not entirely comfortable in white society, internally wounded by his passage from a broken family and rural poverty in Georgia, to elite educational institutions, to the pinnacle of judicial Cited by:   The Enigma of Clarence Thomas, by Corey Robin (Metropolitan, pp., $30) R eviewing a Corey Robin book in these pages is an interesting task, for these pages have been a frequent subject of Author: Theodore Kupfer.

Although he has a personal and professional relationship with Justice Thomas that goes back years, Mr. Magnet in his new book, “ Clarence Thomas and the Lost Constitution,” makes his Author: Daniel B.

Moskowitz. A newly released Clarence Thomas documentary nudges the Supreme Court justice further into the public spotlight, a place where few of his colleagues past and present have ventured. “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” traces his rise from a childhood in rural segregated Georgia to a seat on the highest court in the land.

Yale's Amar acknowledges that Thomas has not written many high-visibility majority opinions for the court, but that may not be what matters most at this moment with a newly conservative court.

Critical journalists often point out that he rarely speaks in oral argument. The public remains curious about Clarence Thomas—both about his personal history and his judicial opinions. His memoir, My Grandfather’s Son, was number one on The New York Times’ bestseller list. The rumors that Clarence Thomas plans to retire come up every year and every year disintegrate like voting rights in the wind.

Conservative Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito Author: Joe Patrice. Bookmark. Clarence Thomas at his confirmation hearing. (AP / Laura Patterson) A ppointed 28 years ago, Clarence Thomas holds the honor of.

“Clarence had big lips, nappy hair, and he was almost literally black,” a schoolmate told Jane Mayer and Jill Abramson in their book “ Strange Justice: The. Clarence Thomas is the second African American justice to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States.

He was controversially appointed in and leans conservative. Ginni Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, slammed Black Lives Matter as a "dangerous Trojan Horse" that invites "mob rule and property looting." According to The Washington. If you really want to take the measure of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, don't bother reading his self-serving, cry-for-help don't.

In “The Enigma of Clarence Thomas,” Corey Robin presents a case that also happens to be a high-wire act — that the Supreme Court justice who almost never speaks from the. Yet Clarence Thomas likely comes from the poorest childhood and most leftwing young adulthood of any of his fellow justices on the Supreme Court.

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas testifies before the House Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee in Washington, DC on Ma Author: Sean Illing. The Paperback of the Clarence Thomas: Conservative Supreme Court Justice by Ann Byers at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Cavendish Square. She did extensive reporting on the nomination of Clarence Thomas for her book "Strange Justice: The Selling Of Clarence Thomas" that she reported and. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I n another era or a different political climate, Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas would be one of the most.

CBN News Paul Strand Next month Clarence Thomas will turn 72 and mark almost 29 years on the US Supreme Court, making him the senior justice.

As one of the high court's most controversial nominees, he may now be its most influential conservative. Those who know him best want people to see how. Supreme Court Justices Samuel Alito and Clarence Thomas may be planning to retire soon, according to rumors in the media Wednesday.

Robert Costa reported in the Washington Post that the Trump administration was preparing for the possible retirement of Justice Clarence Thomas. Clarence Thomas, (born JPinpoint, near Savannah, Georgia, U.S.), associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States fromthe second African American to serve on the court.

FRONT ROYAL, Va. () - A Supreme Court justice is boldly proclaiming his Catholic Saturday, Justice Clarence Thomas told the 39th graduating class of Christendom College.