A conversation with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joins National Constitution Center President and CEO Jeffrey Rosen for a wide-ranging conversation in celebration of the 25th anniversary of her appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court.
In the 75-minute interview, Justice Ginsburg talks about the #MeToo movement, confessed her affection for Millennials, discussed the Supreme Court cases she’d like to see overturned, and told some personal stories about the progress women’s rights have made—while reminding the audience of just how recently gender discrimination in American law seemed not only normal but entrenched.
Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the 107th Justice of the United States Supreme Court. President Clinton nominated her as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, and she took her seat August 10, 1993.
Jeffrey Rosen is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Constitution Center, the only institution in America chartered by Congress “to disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a nonpartisan basis.” He is also a professor at The George Washington University Law School, and a contributing editor for The Atlantic.
Related Decisions and Documents
- Opinion in Ledbetter v. Goodyear 550 U.S. 618 (2007), U.S. Supreme Court, May 29, 2007
- Opinion in Shelby Country v. Holder 570 U.S. 2 (2013), U.S. Supreme Court, June 25, 2013
- Opinion in Roe v. Wade 410 U.S. 113 (1973), U.S. Supreme Court, Jan. 22, 1973
- Opinion in Gonzalez v. Carhart 550 U.S. 124 (2007), U.S. Supreme Court, April 18, 2007
- Opinion in J.D.B. v. North Carolina 564 U.S. 261 (2011), U.S. Supreme Court, June 16, 2011
- Opinion in Goesaert v. Cleary 335 U.S. 464 (1948), U.S. Supreme Court, Dec. 20, 1948
- Voting Rights Act of 1965 (Public Law No. 89-110)
- Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Public Law No. 88-352)
- Full transcript of this interview
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