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    Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Soldier of Social Justice
    Volume 2, No. 1, January 2021 | 14 pages| http//dx.doi.org/10.46410/jess.2021.2.1.02

    Authors

    Samuel Wright Jr, Fort Valley State University, USA
    Komanduri S. Murty, Fort Valley State University, USA


    Abstract

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who lived and witnessed inequalities of all sorts (gender, race, disability, etc.) across all spectrums of American society fought like a soldier for equal protection and social justice under the Constitutional principles during her entire judicial career. This article aims to highlight some of her landmark achievements and their profound impact on restoring social justice as a reminder to ongoing polarized racial tensions exemplified by Black Lives Matter movement, police brutality, Proud Boys movement, and voter disenfranchisement efforts in 2020 presidential elections.


    Keywords

    Ginsburg, RBG, Equal justice, Constitution, Social justice, Handicapped, Reproductive rights, Supreme Court, Judicial philosophy, Jurisprudence, Sandra O'Connor


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    Citations

    APA:
    Wright, S. Jr., & Murty, K., (2021). Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Soldier of Social Justice. Journal of Education and Social Science (JESS), HolyKnight, vol. 2, 9-22. doi: 10.46410/jess.2021.2.1.02.

    MLA:
    Wright, Samuel Jr, et al “Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Soldier of Social Justice.” Journal of Education and Social Science, HolyKnight, vol. 2, 2021, pp 9-22. JESS, https://holyknight.co.uk/Articles/JESS/Vol2-1/2.html

    IEEE:
    [1] S. Wright Jr, and K. Murty, “Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Soldier of Social Justice.”Journal of Education and Social Science (JESS), HolyKnight, vol. 2, pp. 9-22, January 2021.