Tag Archives: Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Quote of the Day: Ruth Bader Ginsburg on her SCOTUS colleagues’ blind spot

Tweet In an interview with Katie Couric, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg discusses her amazing dissent in the Hobby Lobby case and the blind spot of the boys’ club of the Supreme Court. Affirming that contraception is something women must have “to control her own destiny,” she said she didn’t think the five male judges who [...]
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Watch: Video mocks the old boys’ club of the Supreme Court

Tweet Supreme Court: No Girls Allowed from Funny Or Die The Supreme Court’s recent decisions have been depressing and disturbing, to say the least, especially when it comes to reproductive rights. But why not laugh instead of after you cry? In this Funny or Die exclusive “Supreme Court: No Girls Allowed” video, we get a behind-the-scenes look [...]
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Watch John Oliver obliterate the logic behind considering corporations as people

TweetSo, Hobby Lobby is a mess, y’all. When the Citizens United case was decided way back in 2010 I wrote about why categorizing corporations as people is bad for women. But I cannot say that I saw this coming. The complete othering of women’s health care in this country is pretty demoralizing. John Oliver, for one, [...]
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Photo (of a painting) of the Day: The Women of the Supreme Court

Tweet A new painting depicts all of the four women who have ever, in the history of the United States, ever, ever, ever sat on the Supreme Court… ever! Can you name all of these women?  Tweet
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet A photographer examines the struggle to provide women with safe, respectful care during childbirth. Rush Limbaugh says VAWA is just a mean plot by the Democrats to make the GOP look bad. Obviously. There’s a profile of feminist bad-ass Ruth Bader Ginsburg in this week’s New Yorker. A interesting discussion of women’s position within Sikhism. [...]
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