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Women, Sex, and Clarence Thomas: What Has Changed (And What Hasn't)

Barbara Lee | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics
Barbara Lee

Hill's testimony during Thomas's U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearings energized and empowered American women to forge a national dialogue about the ways in which men use sex to maintain power in the workplace.

Bizarre Call From Clarence Thomas' Wife Reportedly 'Spooks' Conservative Donor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, reportedly felt some blowback from her conservative backers following a late-night voi...

Virginia Thomas: Anita Hill Phone Call Was 'Probably A Mistake'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, admitted recently that her decision to call Anita Hill, the woman who had brought fort...

In Search of a Midnight Apology: Virginia Thomas and the Politics of Reconciliation

C. Nicole Mason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
C. Nicole Mason

While many are at a loss as to why Thomas' call came seemingly out of the blue, there's only one explanation for such a request two decades later -- sneaky politics in a heated midterm election cycle.