Skip to comments.If she was a wise white woman
Posted on 08/06/2009 2:44:56 PM PDT by TheDailyChange
I would hope that a wise Latina woman with the richness of her experiences would more often than not reach a better conclusion [as a judge] than a white male who hasnt lived that life.
This statement above is categorically the epitome of racism. Why is Ms. Sotomayor stereotyping and assuming that white male judges can not render fair and just judgments and that the cases presented before a supreme court justice will inevitably involve experiences solely reserved for a Latina woman? The nomination of a United States supreme court justice should involve an individuals qualifications and character, not ethnic background or other divisive considerations.