Anita Hill

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1956 –

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Who is Anita Hill?

Anita Faye Hill is an American attorney and academic, currently a professor of social policy, law and women's studies at Brandeis University's Heller School for Social Policy and Management. She became a national figure in 1991 when she accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment while as her supervisor at the U.S. Department of Education and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Despite Hill's accusations, Thomas was confirmed and took a seat on the Court. Hill's testimony focused national attention on the issue of workplace sexual harassment.

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Born
Jul 30, 1956
Lone Tree
Also known as
  • Anita Faye Hill
  • Anita F. Hill
Parents
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Yale Law School
  • Oklahoma State University–Stillwater
  • Yale University
Employment
  • Brandeis University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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