"Judges are like umpires. Umpires don't make the rules; they apply them. The role of an umpire and a judge is critical. They make sure everybody plays by the rules.
Judge Sonia Sotomayor has begun jumping through the Senate's ritual hoops to become the next member of the Supreme Court.
Many in the Republican Party and some noteworthy Christian leaders have come together to call Judge Sotomayor a racist.
The nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court of the United States by President Barack Obama has electrified the Latino community in America.
This morning I was touched and blessed by the tears of a Puerto Rican immigrant grandmother. She came to the U.S.