TITLE

Over-the-Hill Revival

AUTHOR(S)
Stein, Robert
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;10/20/2010, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sexual harassment accusations at U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' confirmation hearing in 1991. At the Senate Judiciary Committee session, accuser Anita Hill narrates how her boss had sexually harassed her with remarks on pubic hair in his Coke and a pornographic star named Long Dong Silver. An issue about racism in the country is discussed.
ACCESSION #
54532722

 

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