NPR examines new justices on desegregation.
Recall the facts and ruling in the Brown v. Board of Education case, and the realize that judicial nominees are interviewed in a Senate confirmation hearing. Listen to this audio broadcast from National Public Radio and then answer the questions that follow.
Questions for Completion:
1. What do different prospective justices respond to questions about Brown in their confirmation hearing?
2. Why would some refuse to comment on a case so accepted as Brown v. Board of Education?
3. What is your overall take on the confirmation process? Why?
Photo/Image: Justices Gorsuch, Kennedy, and Kavanaugh, by Fred Schilling, Supreme Court