The Unbearable Tokenism Of Joe Biden

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July 7th, 1965. President Lyndon B. Johnson places a private call to Thurgood Marshall, then a judge on the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and asks him to serve as Solicitor General in the Justice Department. Johnson is candid about his reasons for picking Marshall:

I want you to do it for two or three…

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