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And from Time's piece:
Read more: http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2032721,00.html#ixzz16a5CDRbq"Ever since Brown v. Board of Education, it's been the underlying view of political liberals that victories in court will give them the social changes they feel are needed, and do it faster [than waiting for change to happen on its own]," Professor Mike Klarman of Harvard Law School tells TIME. "But such rulings have often brought significant political backlashes."