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[–] Samchay6 0 points 142 points (+142|-0) ago  (edited ago)

The arch supporter of affirmative action of the Supreme Court is expected to be Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a child of Puerto Rican immigrants who won acceptance and a full scholarship to Princeton based at least partially on affirmative action. In Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, she stated: “Race matters because of the slights, the snickers, the silent judgments that reinforce that most crippling of thoughts: `I do not belong here.’”

Without affirmative action, no one will have a logical reason to doubt you belong there. Affirmative action says, "You don't belong here, and there's no way you could have never made it here on your own, but let's pretend you earned it." I can't think of a greater insult...

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[–] Samchay6 2 points 12 points (+14|-2) ago  (edited ago)

Godammit Consuela, you're just an asshole. That's why no one likes you.

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[–] didntsayeeeee 0 points 9 points (+9|-0) ago 

Shouldn't she have to recuse herself then? In fairness, so should Clarence Thomas.

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[–] fuck_communism 0 points 8 points (+8|-0) ago 

`I do not belong here.’

In her case, truer words were never spoken. There has never been an associate justice so unqualified to sit on the Supreme Court.

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[–] crusade 2 points 3 points (+5|-2) ago 

 >the silent judgments that reinforce that most crippling of thoughts: `I do not belong here.

They don't. They have their own countries.