A Question For Judge Sonia Sotomayor

Judge Sotomayor, how do you reconcile being a pro-abortion feminist and being a minority considering the views of other pro-abortion feminist such as Margaret Sanger and Justice Ginsburg?

Margaret Sanger 1939:

We do not want the word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population, and the minister is the man who can straighten that idea out if it ever occurs to any of their more rebellious members.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, New York Times, 2009:

Frankly, I had thought that at the time Roe was decided, there was concern about population growth, and particularly growth in populations that we don’t want to have too many of.

Judge Sonia Sotomayor:


Here is a link to the Times Live Blogging of the confirmation:


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