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How to diversify the Ivy League club that is the Supreme Court
How to diversify the Ivy League club that is the Supreme Court

Easy for them to say, since they’re already on the Supreme Court, but three justices agreed the other day that the court isn’t diverse enough. In a forum at their alma mater, Yale Law School, Clarence Thomas, Sonia Sotomayor and Samuel A. Alito Jr. said the court would benefit if so many of its members didn’t have similar backgrounds -- including educational backgrounds. “I think we have to be concerned that almost all of us are from two law schools,” Thomas said, according to a New York Times report. The other six justices all attended Harvard Law School, although Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg transferred to Columbia Law School and graduated from that Ivy...

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