Example sentences for: abigail

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  • Most recently, Edley has called America in Black and White , Abigail and Stephan Thernstrom's anti-affirmative-action tome, a "crime against humanity."

  • America in Black and White: One Nation, Indivisible by Stephan and Abigail Thernstrom is a highly publicized contribution to the conversation on race relations that is, in certain respects, squarely within the optimistic tradition.

  • The high-dudgeon Vidal offers personal anecdotes (Abigail Thernstrom, at a dinner party, defended the police in the Rodney King beating) and rehashes familiar arguments for affirmative action.

  • There's the attacker: Abigail Thernstrom, co-author (with her husband Stephan) of America in Black and White: One Nation, Indivisible and one of the loudest opponents of affirmative action around.

  • They're either saintly, maternal figures (Kate Keller in All My Sons , Linda Loman in Death of a Salesman , Elizabeth Proctor in The Crucible ) or destructive temptresses (Abigail Williams in The Crucible , Catherine in A View From the Bridge , Maggie in After the Fall ). The lack of interest in women's minds is another thing that dates Miller and makes even his more recent plays seem like period pieces.

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