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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Conversation with Bill Moyers

“The Notorious RGB” A Supreme Court Justice for 27 years now, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has also become a cultural icon who regularly attracts huge crowds to her public appearances. They packed the house at Union where she talked about her career and the current state of SCOTUS.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Long Arc of the Moral Universe

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Every year the Judith Davidson Moyers Women of Spirit Award Lecture brings an outstanding woman to meet with students, faculty and friends of Union Theological Seminary in New York City.

This year’s guest was Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

A Supreme Court Justice for 27 years now, “The Notorious RGB” has also become a cultural icon who regularly attracts huge crowds to her public appearances. They packed the house at Union where she was interviewed by journalist Bill Moyers.

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LBJ Liberty & Justice for All Award, 2020 – Bill Moyers Pays Tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg

LEDBETTER v. GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER CO. (No. 05-1074)

Read Justice Ginsburg’s Dissent
Listen to the dissent (begins at 3:45)

Voting Rights Act

History of the Voting Rights Act
Journalist Ari Berman on voting rights

Pauli Murray and Jane Crow

Daedalus: Women & Equality, Winter 2020

Read the transcript

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