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Anita Hill

  1. power
    What Would Have Changed If Biden Had Stood Up for Anita Hill?“The cultural shift we saw after #MeToo might have began in 1991,” Hill writes in an op-ed, if Biden hadn’t mishandled her hearing.
  2. politics
    A Brief Guide to the Joe Biden–Anita Hill ControversyA primer for those who don’t recall the 1991 Clarence Thomas hearings, which continue to haunt Biden on the 2020 campaign trail.
  3. vision 2020
    Will Biden’s New Anita Hill Fumble Hurt His Candidacy?Intelligencer staffers discuss whether voters will care about the candidate’s non-apology.
  4. come on
    Joe Biden Apparently Called Anita Hill Just to Waste Her TimeShe told the New York Times that their conversation left her “deeply unsatisfied.”
  5. vision 2020
    Biden Botches an Apology to Anita Hill at the Worst Possible TimeThis was not the flawless, forward-looking campaign launch that Joe Biden really needed, and it may presage future problems.
  6. power
    Don’t Expect an Apology From Joe BidenOf course he won’t actually say he’s sorry.
  7. (non) apologies
    Did Joe Biden Forget He Was There for the Anita Hill Testimony?He says he wishes he “could have done something” to help her … at the hearings he famously chaired.
  8. the kavanaugh hearings
    Ghosts of Anita Hill Testimony, Crime Bill Haunt Biden’s 2020 Presidential BidJoe Biden actions while he was chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee could cause problems for a presidential run.
  9. power
    Joe Biden Reportedly Thinks It’s ‘Unfair’ Anita Hill Still Holds Him ResponsibleFor allowing her to be treated terribly during her sexual-assault hearing, which he oversaw.
  10. the kavanaugh hearings
    What It Was Like to Watch Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony With Anita Hill“She spoke about her demeanor at her own deposition and said she couldn’t have gotten emotional.”
  11. the kavanaugh hearings
    Senate Dems Deftly Highlighted GOP Insensitivity Toward Christine Blasey FordFeinstein set the hearing’s tone by noting the historic mishandling of sexual-assault claims, while GOP senators looked feckless and uncomfortable.
  12. the kavanaugh hearings
    Joe Biden Hopes Kavanaugh’s Accuser Will Be Treated Better Than Anita Hill“Anita Hill was vilified when she came forward … I wish I could’ve done more to prevent those questions and the way they asked them.”
  13. the kavanaugh hearings
    Anita Hill Warns That History Could Repeat Itself During the Kavanaugh HearingsShe explains how to avoid the mistakes of the 1991 Clarence Thomas hearings in the New York Times.
  14. #metoo
    John Oliver Talks Sexual Harassment and #MeToo With Anita HillHill’s message for men: “We need you to step up.”
  15. power
    The Case for Impeaching Clarence ThomasIt’s time to reexamine the evidence that Clarence Thomas lied to get onto the Supreme Court — and to talk seriously about impeachment.
  16. power
    The Forgotten Testimonies Against Clarence ThomasThree women who accused Thomas of inappropriate behavior had interviews quietly entered into the record, without being called to formally testify.
  17. power
    The Case for Impeaching Clarence ThomasIt’s time to re-examine the evidence that he not only committed serial sexual harassment, but lied about it.
  18. power
    The Forgotten Testimonies Against Clarence ThomasThree women who accused Thomas of inappropriate behavior had interviews quietly entered into the record, without being called to formally testify.
  19. power
    Anita Hill to Chair Hollywood Commission on Sexual HarassmentThe commission’s goal is to “tackle the broad culture of abuse and power disparity.”
  20. hollywood
    Hollywood Execs Form a Sexual-Harassment Commission Led by Anita HillThe entertainment industry’s Commission on Sexual Harassment and Advancing Equality in the Workplace will be led by Anita Hill.
  21. hindsight
    Joe Biden Says He Owes Anita Hill an Apology“My one regret is that I wasn’t able to tone down the attacks on her by some of my Republican friends.”
  22. power
    Anita Hill Responds to Joe Biden’s Apology“I still don’t think it takes ownership of his role in what happened.”
  23. the body politic
    The Conversation We Should Be HavingSharing stories isn’t enough to stop another Weinstein.
  24. women in tech
    Anita Hill Wants Women in Tech to Sue Their Employers for Sex Discrimination“We can’t afford to wait for the tech industry to police itself.”
  25. Caption This Photo of Ivanka Trump Talking to Anita HillOh, to be a fly on the wall.
  26. women at work
    Why Don’t More Women Report Harassment?It’s much harder than it may seem.
  27. making history
    The Importance of Reading Anita Hill in Her Own WordsGetting extra context from Hill’s 1997 autobiography.
  28. Your Guide to the Key Figures in HBO’s ConfirmationAnd where they are now.
  29. women at work
    14 Women on Sexual Harassment Since Anita HillMore than one in four women say it’s happened to them.
  30. fact-checking blogs
    Blog Will Fact-check HBO’s Confirmationwww.nothanks.com
  31. Anita Hill Still Wants More Women in Leadership Positions“We haven’t even come close in terms of representation to a critical mass.”
  32. trailer mix
    Confirmation Trailer: Kerry Washington’s Anita Hill Is Here to TestifyThe Anita Hill hearings come to HBO.
  33. castings
    It’s Handled: Kerry Washington Is Playing Anita HillShe’s starring in and producing Confirmation for HBO.
  34. no he cain't
    Watch Herman Cain Joke Around About Anita Hill“Is she going to endorse me?”
  35. party lines
    Party Lines: Glamour’s Women of the Year AwardsPlus Jennifer Lopez, Lea Michele, Jennifer Aniston, and more.
  36. judicial hobbies
    Clarence Thomas’s Ex-Girlfriend Backs Anita Hill in Memoir Detailing His ‘Hobby’We think we know who’s next on Thomas’s wife’s “To Call” list.
  37. blast from the past
    A Little Bit NuttyWhy did the wife of Clarence Thomas leave Anita Hill a voice-mail message and ask her to apologize?