Anita Hill: How Her Words Sparked Waves of Political Change

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  • Sex, Race and Politics
  • Inappropriate Behavior
  • Uneven Playing Field
  • "A High-Tech Lynching"
  • The Honorable Clarence Thomas
  • No Press Allowed
  • "He Shouldn't Have Been Confirmed"
  • Anita Inspires Watershed Moment
  • Year of Women
  • Black History Was Also Made
  • I Still Believe
  • 'Anita' in Theaters
  • Who I Am
  • Still Standing by Her Story
  • A Bright Future
  • Assisting Clarence Thomas
  • Clarence Thomas Controversy

Uneven Playing Field

The all-white, all-male Senate before Hill asked her to repeat mortifyingly graphic details, such as discussions of penis size and descriptions of pubic hair on Coke cans. She also faced aggressive questions from some senators.

(Photo: Rick Wilking/Reuters/Landov)

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