Posted on 03/26/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The confirmation hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson have had a decidedly literary bent.

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker, speaking directly to the Supreme Court nominee quoted from a Langston Hughes poem on Wednesday.

That poem, "Let America Be America Again," has quite the back story, which you can read about on NPR.

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