July 6, 2001 |
Nan Aron says she does not like to be in the same room with Tom Jipping, let alone have her photograph taken with him. "He's not my favorite person," she said. Nonetheless, the two have been showing up in the same news stories for more than a decade, offering point-counterpoint comments on prospective federal judges. Aron, 53, heads the liberal Alliance for Justice, a coalition of advocates for civil rights, civil liberties, labor, women's rights and the environment.