27th Anniversary of Anita Hill’s Testimony

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In the wake of the Kavanaugh confirmation, today marks the 27th anniversary of Anita Hill’s testimony. Hill testified that Judge Clarence Thomas, who was a nominee for Supreme Court, sexually harassed her to an all-white male committee. Though Thomas was ultimately confirmed, Hill’s testimony and bravery paved the way for a record number of women to run for office the following year and stirred up the conversation about sexual harassment in the workplace.

Click here to read how Anita Hill’s bravery helped to change the lives of two young women in an article written by Kelly Macias from Daily Kos.

– CM

 

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