The Wall Street Journal: The Hollywood Hit-Job on Justice Clarence Thomas

“With its veneer of evenhandedness, “Confirmation” does show a single former female colleague, and two males, as character witnesses praising Mr. Thomas. But the film doesn’t mention that almost a dozen other women gave similar, cumulatively powerful testimony. They swore that Mr. Thomas treated women with respect, nurtured their careers and was proper to the point of prudishness at work.

The reality remains, HBO notwithstanding, that while it is hard to believe Anita Hill simply made the whole thing up, she was far from credible—and the behavior that she alleged was inconsistent with everything else we know about Clarence Thomas.”

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