Posts tagged "wise Latina"

Sonia Sotomayor doesn't like commercialization of "wise Latina."

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said recently that she is troubled that “wise Latina” remark she made has been turned into a slogan sold on T-shirts, buttons and coffee cups. “I can’t tell you the number of people who come up to me and hug and kiss me and touch me, and some of them... Read more »

Sonia Sotomayor is on the cover of Latina magazine

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is on the cover of Latina magazine. Cover photo by Platon. Latina magazine Editor-in-Chief Mimi Valdés Ryan recently visited Columbia College Chicago, where I’m an assistant journalism professor. She spoke to students and also briefly about the reaction to the “wise Latina” comment that almost derailed Sotomayor’s nomination. “We all... Read more »