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Justice Sotomayor's Empowering Message to Our Youth
Associate Professor of US Latina/o Literature
Justice Sotomayor's example as a Latina woman who has succeeded in immeasurable ways despite her difficult childhood should be an inspiration to all, especially our youth.
An Evening With Sonia Sotomayor
Cherno Jobatey 186
Editorial Director, HuffPost Deutschland
Sonia Sotomayor resonates a strength, a kind of grandeur that emanates with a warmth difficult to define. Perhaps it's her radiant smile, or maybe her way of speaking, slow and paced, that makes it feel as if she's clarifying something for her favorite nephew.
Conservative Spin Distorts Supreme Court's Recent Affirmative Action Decision
Affirmative action seemed destined to fare poorly before the Supreme Court in
, but let's fairly inform the public on this important matter.
The Roberts Court Gave Affirmative Action Its Last Rites, It's Up to Us to Revive It
Daisy M. Jenkins, Esq.
President, Daisy Jenkins & Associates; Public voices fellow, O...
Liberty and equality don't just happen: They must be valued and protected by law.
, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, and Affirmative Action
Geoffrey R. Stone
, Guest Writer
Of course, the
has every right under the First Amendment to say all of these things, and I would defend to the death, in Voltaire's words, its right to say them. But that does not make them any less offensive -- or ignorant of the law.
Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Blistering Dissent Against Affirmative Action Ban
The court's 6-2 decision upheld a voter-approved change to the Michigan state Constitution that prevents public colleges
How Sotomayor Undermined Obama's NSA | MSNBC
If Edward Snowden gave federal courts the means to declare the National Security Agency’s data-gathering unconstitutional
Celebrating Marriage Equality Rulings in New York
Wednesday night, people all over the United States celebrated the historic Supreme Court decisions to give federal protections to all legally married couples and to return marriage equality to California.
Sonia Sotomayor Quotes: The Justice's Most Memorable Words
The verdict is in, the jury has decided it’s time to celebrate Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s birthday! There’s not doubt these
Sonia Sotomayor Tells Yale Graduates That Her Job Isn't All Glamour
___ WASHINGTON — Justice Sonia Sotomayor was the author of a unanimous decision delivered at the Supreme Court on Monday
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Justice Sotomayor Talks Marriage, Divorce And What It's Like To Be On The Supreme Court (VIDEO)
Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter. As for Noonan's role in the split, Sotomayor says that her
Justice Sotomayor Tells Oprah About Her Childhood -- And About Her Single Mom, Celina (VIDEO)
Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter. Justice Sotomayor says that, for her mother, raising two successful
Sonia Sotomayor Tells Oprah About 'The Most Electrifying Moment' Of Her Life (VIDEO)
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is a powerful leader who sits on the nation’s highest court. But the outspoken justice
Sonia Sotomayor Condemns Prosecutor's Racially Charged Question
By Reuters, Reuters
"I hope never to see a case like this again," Sotomayor wrote. The court did not take up the case on Monday, because Calhoun
Sonia Sotomayor Goes By 'Sonia' At D.C. Restaurants, Is Friendly With Neighbors, According To Washington Post
Another neighbor, Mikko Makarainen, says that Sotomayor often warns him to be careful on his motorcycle. "“She’s cute,” Makarainen
Sonia Sotomayor: D.C. Is 'A Really Beautiful City' But Has Lackluster Restaurant Delivery
WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who moved to the nation's capital in 2009 to serve on the high court
Taking Stock of Diversity in the Federal Judiciary; Significant Progress Has Been Made, But Much Remains to Be Done
Nancy Duff Campbell
Co-President, National Women's Law Center
t's critical that the "firsts" are followed by the seconds, and thirds, and fourths, in order to create permanent change on our federal courts.
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Visits 'Sesame Street' To Talk About Careers (VIDEO)
"Well, you can go to school and train to be a teacher, a lawyer, a doctor, an engineer, and even a scientist," Sotomayor
Supreme Court Considers Two Drug Dog Cases
Senior Writer and Investigative Reporter, The Huffington Post
The Fourth Amendment is supposed to protect us from searches of our persons, residences, and property based on no more than the hunches, suspicions, or biases of a police officer. But drug dogs have become little more than a way of converting those hunches into probable cause.
Sonia Sotomayor: 8 Things You Didn't Know About Her
Happy Birthday, Justice Sonia Sotomayor! Here at LatinoVoices we are celebrating Sotomayor's birthday with some interesting
Justice Sotomayor Hears a Case on
Lisa A. Tucker
Law professor, travel guru, novelist
Justice Sotomayor is known for being down-to-earth and approachable. Even so, it's not so often that people just walk up to her on the street and ask her to resolve their disputes. Unless she's on Sesame Street, that is.
Justice Sonia Sotomayor Rules Sesame Street With Goldilocks v. Baby Bear (VIDEO)
The 42nd season of Sesame Street will focus on science, math and engineering education. How did the Justice rule? According
Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court Justice, Speaks To University Of Chicago Law Students
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's advice to law students boils down to a simple concept: Chill out more. Sotomayor
Secular Law Is Progressive, Constitutionally
The Monday Morning Economist
In selecting a new justice to replace Stevens, all that's necessary is to a capable and honest person to uphold a progressive instrument of governance.
ALL THE PRESIDENT'S WOMEN: The Tale of Elena Kagan's Nomination
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For references, please see my pearltree below. Tell me what you think. You know many years ago, Gloria Steinem may have lied
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