By reading this koob, you will learn how one woman rose to the top of the US judiciary and how she spent almost three decades fighting for its integrity from the Supreme Court bench.
You will also learn:
How Ruth Bader Ginsburg blazed a trail for women in law
How the Supreme Court works and why it’s so important for democracy
How Roe v. Wade marked the start of the reproductive rights struggle, not the end of it
How shifts to the right made Ginsburg the Supreme Court’s primary liberal
How Senate Republicans didn’t mourn Ginsburg’s death, but used it as a political tool
Ruth Bader Ginsburg devoted her life to law. A stoic defender of civil rights for women and minorities, she became an icon in her later years. Published in 2018 after nearly two decades of research and updated after the justice’s death in 2020, Jane Sherron de Hart’s definitive biography provides a detailed and accessible account of Ginsburg’s life, work, and legal legacy. Are you ready to learn how Ruth Bader Ginsburg became a Supreme Court legend?