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Clarence Thomas, Living Proof of the American Dream

A new PBS documentary, Created Equal, shows how Thomas went from abject poverty to his seat on the Supreme Court.

Celebrating Justice Thomas’s 25 Years on the Supreme Court

Justice Clarence Thomas has built a remarkable corpus of work on a broad range of constitutional provisions, including the commerce clause, the First Amendment’s freedom of speech, and the 14th Amendment’s privileges or immunities clause. His separate opinions, both concurrences and dissents, stand as an enduring legacy.