Updated: Feb 3, 2021
The passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is having a profound effect on many of us. We’re mourning the loss of a formidable women’s and civil rights advocate who pushed through many barriers during her career because of her belief in justice and the power of the rule of law. We open with perspective this week from Stephanie Doute, executive director of the League of Women Voters of California, who wrote a tribute about the late justice’s impact. Doute discussed how Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death is an opportunity to extend her legacy and persevere during a time of difficulty in our nation.