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Opinion: Fighting the ‘Intellectual Border Patrol,’ on Banned Books Week

Believe it or not, I sometimes still have to argue with people who claim there that there is not a book ban in Tucson, Arizona.  These folks are the … Read More


Sotomayor tells Yale students at graduation: “Sometimes it gets boring”

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Justice Sonia Sotomayor was the author of a unanimous decision delivered at the Supreme Court on Monday, but Sotomayor was hundreds of miles … Read More


Justice Sotomayor: Just call me “Sonia from the Bronx”

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has said she wants to be called just "Sonia from the Bronx." And on Sunday, the first Hispanic … Read More


Sotomayor draws hundreds in Puerto Rico for book tour

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visited Puerto Rico to present her new memoir on Tuesday, drawing hundreds of fans in … Read More


Opinion: Sonia Sotomayor shows pluck, perseverance –and no self-pity

CHICAGO -- Pobrecita means "poor little girl" in Spanish. You won't find this word in Justice Sonia Sotomayor's recently published memoir, "My Beloved … Read More


Sonia Sotomayor’s “My Beloved World” becomes New York Times bestseller

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor can add New York Times bestselling author to a list of achievements that doesn't exactly need padding. Fresh off … Read More


Opinion: Sotomayor’s memoir pleasing to the ear

CHICAGO -- From the moment I heard Rita Moreno's sweet voice trill the r's and hit the accented sounds just right in Jose Gautier Benitez's poem "To Puerto Rico … Read More


Sonia Sotomayor swears in Joe Biden for second term as vice president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Formally embarking on a second term, Vice President Joe Biden took the oath of office Sunday, surrounded by family and friends in an early … Read More


Justice Sotomayor stood up to prejudice about affirmative action at Yale Law School

In her book "My Beloved World," Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor pulls no punches in stating her vigorous defense of affirmative action as a "door opener" … Read More


In memoir, Sonia Sotomayor reveals childhood struggles and fighting spirit

Video by: Ignacio Torres In Sonia Sotomayor's "My Beloved World," the first Hispanic Supreme Court justice provides a vivid and evocative window into a truly … Read More