- Sherrilyn Ifill: Coretta Scott King was right about Senator Sessions then and her words remains true now
- His 40 years in public life have been spent going up against anyone who isn't white, straight, or male, writes Ifill
Sherrilyn Ifill is the President & Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. The views expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)Over the past fifty years, America has made real, but at times rocky, progress in creating an America for the many and not just the few. But, as Senator Cory Booker so eloquently explained in this week's hearing on the nomination of Jeff Sessions to be attorney general, "the arc of the moral universe does not naturally curve toward justice, we must bend it."