Bad Choice for the Civil-Rights Division

by Roger Clegg

The Obama administration certainly had its work cut out for it when it tried to find someone farther to the left than Thomas Perez to head the Justice Department’s civil-rights division, but it appears to have succeeded. Among his other accomplishments, Debo Adegbile went out of his way to play a role in defending cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal, an international cause célèbre on the left, prompting the Fraternal Order of Police, among other groups, to oppose his nomination. Read all about this and Mr. Adegbile’s other left-wing causes here.