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- Notes and Comment. // New Yorker;7/15/91, Vol. 67 Issue 21, p21
Offers observations on the decision of United States Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall to retire. His frustration with the contemporary Court for its conservatism; Nomination of Judge Clarence Thomas; Significance of the career of Marshall; His influence on the Court.
- Thank You Notes. Rothschild, Matthew // Progressive;Jan2006, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p4
This article presents acknowledgements of the author to various people for their contributions to the publication of the journal "The Progressive." When the journal sent its managing editor Amitabh Pal to India to interview the Dalai Lama, the author was skeptical. He doubted whether he'd...
- Judge ye not the book by its cover. Maddox Jr., Alton H. // New York Amsterdam News;8/4/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 32, p12
The article focuses on the nomination of Judge Clarence Thomas as the successor to Justice Thurgood Marshall. It is suggested that Thomas was nominated to give the Catholic Church a second seat on the U.S. Supreme Court and to give Justice Antonin Scalia a sidekick. Major corporations are...
- Thurgood Marshall. Ryan, James // Thurgood Marshall;2005, p1
Presents a biography of Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American justice on the United States Supreme Court. Background and education; Early career as a civil rights lawyer; Victory in the landmark segregation case, Brown v. Topeka Board of Education; Appointment to the US Court of...
- Memorable. // Ebony;May2004, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p170
Presents a photograph of Thurgood Marshall, the first African American justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
- The image of justice. // National Review;7/29/1991, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p13
Compares Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas with recently resigned Justice Thurgood Marshall. Brief overview of Marshall's years on the Supreme Court; Views on civil rights; How Thomas represents the growing conservatism of much of black America.
- Movie scripts already churning. Cappo, Joe // Advertising Age;11/11/1991, Vol. 62 Issue 48, p36
Comments on the appointment of judge Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supreme Court. Discussion of the freedom to criticize elected leaders; Analysis of the issues related to his appointment.
- NOTEBOOK. Booker, Simen // Ebony;Feb1977, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p29
The article focuses on the social development contribution by African American Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in the U.S. The author notes that Marshall is the first African American to sit on the high court and had kept alive the civil rights movement. He asserts that Marshall's...
- Baltimore's airport named in honor of Thurgood Marshall. Hope, Clover // New York Amsterdam News;5/19/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 21, p6
This article reports that Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich Jr. signed a bill to rename the Baltimore-Washington International Airport for Thurgood Marshall, the first African American justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. During a ceremony in Annapolis attended by civil rights leaders and...