extending an olive branch? hardly or should i say, my big fat arse she was. she was keeping herself in the limelight.
Justice’s wife asks Anita Hill for apology
By Bryan Bender
WASHINGTON — When Anita Hill arrived at her Brandeis University office on Columbus Day, she had an unexpected phone message waiting.
“Initially, I thought this might be a prank,’’ said the woman who became a household name in 1991 when she accused then-US Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment and ignited a fierce national debate about gender relations in the workplace.
On Hill’s voice mail was a message from Justice Thomas’s wife, Virginia.
“Good morning, Anita Hill, it’s Ginni Thomas,’’ according to the message, a transcript of which was provided to the Globe and confirmed by Hill. “I just wanted to reach across the airwaves and the years and ask you to consider something. I would love you to consider an apology sometime and some full explanation of why you did what you did with my husband.’’...........