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Added 12-07-17 12:31:01am EST - “Jay Kaganoff, writing in the Washington Post says: 'Fellow conservatives, it’s time to call on Clarence Thomas to resign.' No it isn't. The controversy over Anita Hill's allegations against Justice Thomas has nothing material in…” - Powerlineblog.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Powerlineblog.com: “You knew this was coming, right?”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Jay Kaganoff, writing in the Washington Post says: “Fellow conservatives, it’s time to call on Clarence Thomas to resign.” No it isn’t. The controversy over Anita Hill’s allegations against Justice Thomas has nothing material in common with the cases of Al Franken, John Conyers, or Roy Moore.

First, Thomas categorically denied Hill’s allegations. Franken admits to some of the allegations against him. Moore admitted, at least initially, that he dated one or more of the girls in question and doesn’t deny that some of the handwriting in Beverly Nelson’s yearbook is his.

Second, Hill’s case was classic “he said, she said.” No one else testified that Thomas engaged in inappropriate behavior towards Anita Hill or any other female employee.

Kaganoff says Hill had witnesses whom Joe Biden, then chairman of the Judiciary Committee, refused to call. In fact, there was only one witness who was prepared, initially, to testify that Thomas harassed her. That was Angela Wright.

But Wright was not a credible witness. During her interview with Senate Judiciary Committee staff, she refused to answer questions about her previous allegations against a former boss who, like Thomas, had fired her. The former boss’s supervisor told the Judiciary Committee:

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