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2 May 2013, 9:27 am by Cormac Early
” And at The New Republic, Linda Hirshman discusses a 1988 letter from Justice O’Connor to Senator Barry Goldwater in which she expressed support for presidential candidate George H.W. [read post]
26 Nov 2018, 11:57 pm by Steve Lubet
In a recent tweet, Linda Hirshman pretty much summed it up:   Linda Hirshman (@LindaHirshman1) 11/24/18, 2:13 PM ⁦‪@JamesFallows⁩ I did not say it, when I was writing her bio in Sisters in Law, because commentators had made the subject so toxic, and criticizing RBG was not in my book interest. [read post]
14 May 2009, 10:46 am by Belle Lettre
Feminism's problem with race.Katha Pollit's "Still the Second Sex"Linda Hirshman, being Linda Hirshman, on "The Problem With Jezebel. [read post]
10 Mar 2008, 3:16 pm
Consider this telling exchange about TPM presented in a post by Linda Hirshman: I was blithely oblivious to the possibility that my dissenting views on the inevitability and divinity of the Obama candidacy might cause a problem. [read post]
28 Oct 2015, 5:17 am by Amy Howe
” In the Oxonian Review, Ryan Azad reviews Sisters in Law, Linda Hirshman’s book on Justices Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. [read post]
4 Jan 2016, 3:25 am by Amy Howe
Briefly: In an op-ed for The Washington Post, Linda Hirshman discusses a scenario in which the next president winds up “practically powerless when it comes to appointments” to the Supreme Court, because “the partisan divide is so deep, it may be impossible to get Supreme Court nominees confirmed. [read post]
15 Feb 2016, 5:51 am by Amy Howe
  And in an op-ed for The Washington Post, Linda Hirshman suggests that “leaving Scalia’s seat vacant plays right into” the hands of President Barack Obama. [read post]
1 Jul 2016, 4:43 am by Amy Howe
Hellerstedt, in which the Court struck down two provisions of a Texas law regulating abortions, comes from Linda Hirshman, who in The Washington Post contends that the Court also “issued a decision on a matter fundamental to the national political divide”:  “In a nation of laws, the Supreme Court held, you cannot have your own facts. [read post]
28 Sep 2011, 9:13 am
There was this NYT op-ed in December 2008, by Linda Hirshman: Mr. [read post]
28 Mar 2010, 12:53 pm by Kim Krawiec
The other commenters are: Marit Hoel, Center for Corporate Diversity, Oslo Peter Baldwin, author, "The Narcissism of Minor Differences" Sharon Meers, former managing director at Goldman Sachs Linda Hirshman, author, "Get to Work" (HT: Max Eichner) Board diversity and, particularly, the empirical work on its effects, is a topic that has been much discussed here at the Lounge. [read post]
7 Jul 2010, 7:53 am by Adam Chandler
In Inside Higher Ed, Linda Hirshman suggests that Christian Legal Society v. [read post]
10 May 2017, 8:01 am by Eric Yap
Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg went to the Supreme Court and changed the world by Linda Hirshman (2015). [read post]
14 Jul 2016, 5:13 am by Amy Howe
”  And Linda Hirshman defends Ginsburg, arguing in Politico that the Justice has been “saving her political capital for 40 years, to use in ways that other justices have been doing since the founding. [read post]
10 Aug 2015, 7:07 am by Ronald Collins
.: Civil War Soldier, Supreme Court Justice (Routledge, August 8, 2015) Richard Hasen, Plutocrats United: Campaign Money, the Supreme Court, and the Distortion of American Elections (Yale University Press, January 12, 2016) Wil Haygood, Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America (Knopf, September 15, 2015) Linda Hirshman, Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World… [read post]
28 Mar 2007, 7:27 am by happyfeminist
  But feminists didn't invent the widespread lack of respect for housewives that admittedly sometimes colors the words of feminists too (like Linda Hirshman -- who, by the way, has been loudly criticized in feminist cirles for her derogatory language). [read post]
4 Sep 2015, 6:00 am by Amy Howe
” Briefly: Elsewhere in the Supreme Court Brief (subscription required), Mauro reviews Sisters in Law, Linda Hirshman’s new book on Justices Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. [read post]
20 Dec 2008, 10:44 pm
Concerns about gender equity in the stimulus plan have also been raised recently by Linda Hirshman in the New York Times and Randy Albelda in the Boston Globe. [read post]
26 Feb 2015, 9:20 am by Barbara Babcock
Another book in the works is a joint biography of Justices Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor by Linda Hirshman (a retired professor of philosophy and law). [read post]
21 Aug 2015, 12:54 pm by Sandy Levinson
  According to Linda Hirshman's forthcoming joint biography of O'Connor and Ginsburg, Sisters in Law,  then-Judge Ginsburg, when she was on the DC Circuit, took her clerks, every other year, to see the Lorton jail. [read post]
21 Sep 2020, 9:14 pm by Marci A. Hamilton
As Linda Hirshman describes so well in, Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World, these two pioneers at the Court came with a legacy of being discriminated against in the legal world, because they were female. [read post]