A controversial choice at justice

Leo, John
May 1993
U.S. News & World Report;5/17/93, Vol. 114 Issue 19, p19
Discusses President Clinton's appointment of Lani Guinier, the law professor named to head the Justice Department's civil-rights division. Background on Guinier; Guinier's belief that America's electoral system of majority rule is illegitimate because it is founded on the prejudice of intransigent whites; Civil-rights mainstream; Reasons both parties need to evaluate Guinier; Guinier's ideas on using the Voting Rights Act; More.


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