Day: May 29, 2009

A Poisonous Doctrine

When President Obama prepared to nominate someone for the Supreme Court, he said he wanted someone who had “empathy” with minorities and others who felt the law was against them. He obviously has found that person in Sonia Sotomayor. This may sound good, but it is a pernicious approach to the law. Perhaps it might be best to let one of those minorities comment on this approach so my views won’t be attributed merely to a white male. Thomas Sowell, a scholar… Read more »