Beep! beep! beep!, the monotonous tone of the checkout scanner rings as I scan items from the conveyor belt. My thick hair scraped back into a bun, not an ounce of make up on; I smile at the customer in front of me. 1,459 more words
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Justice For All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made by Jim Newton
Book description from Amazon.
In Justice for All, Jim Newton, an award-winning journalist for the Los Angeles Times, brings readers the first truly comprehensive consideration of Earl Warren, the politician-turned-Chief Justice who refashioned the place of the court in American life through landmark Supreme Court cases whose names have entered the common parlance — Brown v. 248 more words
Last night, I finished reading Cheryl Strayed’s Wild. The reviews for this book were, of course, mixed. Some people were seriously offended by the fact that Cheryl ventured out onto this hike being so unprepared. 293 more words