The Honorable Sonia Sotomayor, Nominee for the Supreme Court
Alberto Gonzalez embarrassed many of us. He moved bad stereotypes of Mexican Americans back half a century. Now Obama has nominated Judge Sonia Sotomayor for Supreme Court. All indications are that she will do her job well and will help the image of Latinos in the U.S. and the world.
"Obama Picks Sotomayor for High Post," Boston Globe, May 26, 2009
"Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor rose from humble roots," Los Angeles Times, May 26, 2009
link to Washington Post video of announcement
London Paper: "Obama picks first Hispanic supreme court justice," The Guardian, May 26, 2009