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Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Opinion of the Court

Brian Denney | Posted 07.21.2016 | Politics
Brian Denney

Perhaps When Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg called Donald Trump a "faker" this past week, she was just doing what she knew best: expressing...

'Ruth Bader Ginsburg' Lets Loose On Trump

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.21.2016 | Comedy

Donald Trump just got Gins-burned. “Trump picked a fight with the wrong 15-pound, 200-year-old marionette, baby!” said Kate McKinnon, appearing a...

Anger Over Trump Is Misdirected; To Paraphrase, It's the Stupid People, Stupid

Murray Forseter | Posted 07.18.2016 | Politics
Murray Forseter

I'm not angry at Trump. I'm angry at the electorate, at the stupid, self-centered, uninformed, xenophobic, even racist, ignorant, personality-driven voters willing to turn this country over to a man who, as McCullough points out, lacks any of the four key qualities President Dwight D. Eisenhower said a leader must possess: character, ability, responsibility and experience.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg On Donald Trump: Unprecedented Or A Supreme Court Norm?

Barbra Streisand | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics
Barbra Streisand

Strong, opinionated women, like "The Notorious RBG," are always criticized. She spoke what many people already feel about the utterly unqualified Donald Trump. Her comments deserve a deeper analysis beyond subjective punditry or sanctimonious Tweets.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Really Done Talking About Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.15.2016 | Politics

In the event there were any lingering doubts, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg made it clear on Thursday she’s ready to move on from her week-long war of...

Notorious RBG Apologists Are Picking A Dangerous Fight

Steve Sanders | Posted 07.14.2016 | Politics
Steve Sanders

The danger of Ginsburg's comments is not that they reveal that justices, like all other people, have personal political preferences. The danger is that Ginsburg will be perceived -- correctly -- as having sought to use her very privileged position to influence the election.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says Her Recent Statements On Donald Trump Were 'Ill-Advised'

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.14.2016 | Politics

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has regrets about her recent comments on Donald Trump, whom she has assailed as a “faker” and a potential threat to th...

Donald Trump's Latest Swipe Against Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes No Sense

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics

Like he did shortly after midnight on Wednesday, Donald Trump later that day used his Twitter platform again to take a jab at Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the...

Fire Away, Justice Ginsburg

Kevin Sali | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics
Kevin Sali

If we lived in some ideal world in which judges could be expected to be genuinely apolitical, I could see the advantages of having them stay silent regarding candidates, issues, and elections. But that's not our world, and I'd rather proceed in a way that acknowledges the way things really are.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Contempt For Donald Trump: To Presume Supreme Court Isn't Political Is A Fallacy

Michael Russnow | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics
Michael Russnow

All this talk about Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her dismissive comments about Donald Trump possibly harming Hillary Clinton seems to be wishful thinking on the part of the media and possibly just pseudo purist analysis on the part of political/legal observers.

Marco Rubio Questions Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Criticism Of Trump

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) questioned Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recent criticism of presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Tru...

Trump Demands Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Resignation

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump is firing back at Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, claiming her mind is “shot” and calling on her to retire. Ju...

The Latest From Ruth Bader Ginsburg On Donald Trump: 'He's A Faker'

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.12.2016 | Politics

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg can’t stop, won’t stop speaking her mind on Donald Trump. In an interview with CNN published Tuesday, the Supreme Cour...

Did Ruth Bader Ginsburg Cross The Line With Her Donald Trump Comments?

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.11.2016 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg hasn’t been shy in recent days about the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency, joking that she might move...

RBG Burns Trump: If He Wins, Let's Move To New Zealand

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics

If Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wins the election, he might have to fill more than just Antonin Scalia’s seat on the Supreme Court...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says Supreme Court 'Up For Grabs' If Donald Trump Is President

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 07.08.2016 | Politics

The Supreme Court is in recess for the summer, but Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg took some time to reflect on its future composition, which will chiefly...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Inspires Rush To The Dictionary For 'Faute De Mieux'

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 06.28.2016 | Politics

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has a way with words -- and some of them are stirring intense interest on the internet. Online lookups of t...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Smacks Down Future Abortion Laws In A Single Paragraph

The Huffington Post | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.28.2016 | Politics

In a 5-3 ruling on Monday, the United States Supreme Court struck down a pair of Texas abortion restrictions that would have shut down dozens of clini...

It's The Supreme Court, Stupid

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 06.24.2016 | Politics
Peter D. Rosenstein

Those who have studied the role of the Supreme Court in American life understand above all this November's election is about who will nominate and confirm the next Justices.

Researchers Name Praying Mantis Species After Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mashable | Jade Walker | Posted 06.02.2016 | Politics

Leaving a legacy is important to many people, and some would be honored to have anything to carry on their name — a street, a town, maybe even a bug...

Ginsburg Says Supreme Court 'A Paler Place' Without Her Dear Friend Scalia

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.27.2016 | Politics

The late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was once asked how in the world he and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, with such clashing ideologies, could...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Says Eight 'Is Not A Good Number' For The Supreme Court

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn't like a Supreme Court operating with only eight justices since the February death of her friend, Justice Antonin Sc...

Supreme Court Rules There's No Such Thing As A Right To Being Thrown In Prison Quickly

The Huffington Post | Cristian Farias | Posted 05.19.2016 | Politics

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the Constitution doesn't guarantee people convicted of crimes the right to receive a sentence as quickly...

Equal Means Equal: Why the ERA Must Be Passed

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.06.2016 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

As members of Congress -- as well as one candidate for the presidency -- repeatedly speak about rolling back women's reproductive rights, it's time to take a hard look at the actual status of women in the United States.

Now You Can Literally Play The 'Woman Card'

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 05.04.2016 | Women

Donald Trump's "woman's card" comment about Hillary Clinton has spectacularly backfired, and one brother-sister duo has spun it into a wildly successf...