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dc.contributor.authorHudson, David L. Jr.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-15T22:03:47Z
dc.date.available2013-02-15T22:03:47Z
dc.date.issued2002en_US
dc.identifier.citation35 Creighton L. Rev. 485 (2001-2002)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/40403
dc.description.abstractFIRST PARAGRAPH(S)|Justice Clarence Thomas, the nation's second African-American on the United States Supreme Court, has received arguably more wide-ranging criticism than any sitting Justice in recent memory. Thomas' confirmation hearings have become American legend, as former employee and current law professor Anita Hill accused Thomas of sexual harassment while Thomas headed the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.|In addition, some of Thomas' critics have dubbed him "Uncle Thomas" for his conservative views on civil rights. They argue that without affirmative action Thomas would not have been admitted into Yale Law School. Yet, in 1995, Thomas expressed his sharp views on affirmative action, saying that "government-sponsored racial discrimination based on benign prejudice is just as noxious as discrimination inspired by malicious prejudice." His critics lash out, saying that Thomas criticizes the very practice that allowed him to become who he is...en_US
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.titleJustice Clarence Thomas: The Emergence of a Commercial Speech Protectoren_US
dc.typeJournal Articleen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.description.volume35en_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.description.note2001-2002en_US
dc.description.pages485en_US


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