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So, Who the Hell is Norman Thomas?

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Get to know Thomas a little bit and it's easy to understand why Sonia Sotomayor quoted him so recklessly so many years ago. Norman Thomas is one of those rare voices of reason and wisdom who, as we recall his words, makes us shake our heads humbly and admit - even if we're inclined to disagree: "I wish I'd said that."

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David Benjamin is a novelist and journalist, originally from Madison, Wisconsin. He now splits his time between New York and Paris. He is the author of The Life & Times of the Last Kid Picked (Random House, 2002) and is currently working on a new (more...)
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