Justice Clarence Thomas laments a 'race-obsessed world' in lecture at Notre Dame
In a talk at the University of Notre Dame on Thursday, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas showed his frustration with an increasingly divided America and lamented what he called a "race-obsessed world."
The second Black justice on the Supreme Court made a rare public appearance at the university, following a year of social unrest, racial tension and politicization of classroom teachings. During the talk, he compared experiences in his youth to current events.
"Every time I walked into a room, I had to look for something in common, and that's the way we grew up," Thomas said to...