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Posted on 02/02/2011 5:36:33 PM PST by NormsRevenge
Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor paid a surprise visit to Rosa Parks Elementary School in West Berkeley this morning. Sotomayor is in Berkeley to judge a moot court competition at the University of California Berkeley Law School, Boalt Hall, this evening. The competition has been moved to Zellerbach Hall because of the demand for tickets.
Sotomayor chose Rosa Parks because two children of law school dean Chris Edley and his wife, Maria Echaveste, attend the school, and she heard about its commitment to diversity and its Spanish language immersion program. Sotomayor is the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice and the third female justice.
The children only found out this morning that Sotomayor would be visiting, but they had been studying her career since the two classroom teachers had been informed of the visit. In the first class the justice visited, the children performed a play about Rosa Parks. Sotomayor then shook every student's hand before answering questions.
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Sotomayor shows Rosa Parks students a drawing of a cat she made/Photo: Mark Coplan, BUSD
A meeting of the like minds......
Parents! Pull your kids out of Public School - YESTERDAY!
(”Soylent Green is made of people! Peeeeeeeople!”)
Oh, wait, This is Berzerkley. Those kids are a lost cause anyway, LOL!
She is so revolting. She would be unqualified for traffic court. Our nation has sunk so low it is disgusting.
Miguel Estrada was a brilliant scholar who was blocked by Democrats for purely racial reasons (as the “Durbin letter” revealed). The Democrats were determined to have the first “Latino” justice be one of theirs. And boy did they pick a doozy. This stupid dingbat was named just after being reversed for her New Haven Firefighter decision that was unworthy of a 1st year law student. She is perhaps the most unqualified justice to ever sit on the Court.
...And just WTF is that? Are they teaching American kids how to speak Spanish in California schools? I wonder what kind of reaction we would have in the press if Justice Alito were to go to a school in Harlem, that focuses on teaching the Black children 'good English'.
Such a good post, it just needs to be repeated for emphasis.
Didn't Estrada's wife eventually commit suicide, at least partly because of how their lives were destroyed by the Leftists? I seem to recall reading or hearing that somewhere. If true, that's so terribly sad and despicable.
Did she scratch her crotch and spit after the national anthem?
Big deal, all three got their seats because they're women and/or non-white, not on pure ability. Sotomayer looks about as much like a U.S. Supreme Court Justice in that picture as does a Mexican illegal alien who rolled in through the desert last week. No dignity for the office she holds whatsoever with that "I-just-got-out-of-the-shower" hairdo and slutty clothing. THIS is a power of example for those children???
How is America going to survive for long by placing our leaders in office as a result of their skin color, sex or race, not ability? Leadership is what makes or breaks a nation. This shallow leftist fatty sitting on the SCOTUS is truly insane. I really love this country and its rich, wonderful history. It's a shame having to watch it rot from within like this. God have mercy.
Yes she did. The scumbags Dick Durbin and Ted Kennedy--may that bastard rot in hell--put their family through hell, and the stress caused her to miscarry. It was all too much for her.
Yep, don’t see any books about Reagan on that shelf. I’m just surprised there’s not one about Che’ Guevera.
Wow.... I hadn’t heard about the miscarriage. What a tragedy!
All casualties for the goal of the Leftists. Acceptable losses for the Chuck Schumers/Ted Kennedys of the world.
Could you imagine the outcry if this had been a liberal Hispanic family that were put through such a thing? There would have been books and movies written to illustrate how a family was destroyed by ‘the right’.
Wow...I did not hear that....these communists are extremely evil...and that is what they are. She is not only an insult to intelligent women but a disgrace to moral, decent Mexicans. All she is is a useful idiots. It is embarrassing that a female (one who is by nature, a nurturer) should be so extremely racist and hateful of other “groups”. She have such jealousy for Caucasians....Just like the POTUS. Insane jealousy.
I thought that one book title was “The Story of Ruby Ridge” until I looked closer.......
Buddy of mine went to HS with her.
I keep askin him if he hit it, but he won’t fess up...
. . . she feels very comfortable in a room full of small minds .
Yep, I thought that was it too at first. I bet every one of those books tells the kids what a horrible country the US is and how wonderful, courageous people, like Obama, fought this evil country.
Nothing wise about this latina.
I just notice all the books in the background...
Socialist hatchery inspection.
The Rosa Parks Government Indoctrination Center.
Look at that filthy “BARACK” book behind her. He looks like any of a number of two bit communist dictator hacks, etc. God, what has happened to the country I used to love? (rhetorical).
“Yes little girls, you be what you want’a be!
Here, I be lookin’ like a latino lesbian slut that jus’ poked her head out’a da gutter, and lookie at me, I be on the SOTUS!
Here there is an elementary school named for an Alabama woman.
They also have a major street named after a Georgia clergyman, and another street after a man who lived in Mississippi for a number of years before moving to California (Eugene Hilgard--also honored by a building on the UC Berkeley campus...he was actually born in Germany but was a professor of Chemistry at Ole Miss).
..in search of somebody she can feel smarter than.