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The Complex Life of Clarence Thomas

Monday, May 07, 2007

Washington Post reporters Kevin Merida and Michael A. Fletcher examine the life of Justice Clarence Thomas. Based on interviews with Thomas’s family and colleagues, their book Supreme Discomfort explores the complex personality and controversial image of the country’s second African-American Supreme Court Justice.

Supreme Discomfort is available for purchase at amazon.com

Events: Kevin Merida and Michael A. Fletcher will be speaking and signing books
Monday, May 7 at 7 pm
The Brooklyn Brownstone
409 Lewis Avenue, between Decatur and Macdonough Streets
Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Guests:

Michael A. Fletcher and Kevin Merida
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Comments [1]

jd from nyc

one word describes this man to me: narcissist.

clarence thomas has taken narcissism to the highest level of jurisprudence this country has ever seen.
and if it weren't for his sister having taken care of his sick relatives all those years, he wouldn't be where he is how. sounds like he never even thanked her, much less return the favor.

May. 07 2007 07:51 PM

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