“As a woman and Hispanic, she brings a necessary flavor to the court that reflects what America is,” said Egberto Willies of Kingwood, Texas.
“She is the new face of America,” added Jimmy Deol of Toronto, Canada. “She’s a woman, she’s of Hispanic descent, and with her moderate liberal views, she reflects the … diversity and mainstream views of today’s America.”
And Melissa Fazli thinks Obama just got lucky that someone with Sotomayor’s qualifications happened to be both female and Hispanic.
Sotomayor nomination: Is it about ethnicity? – CNN.com
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