Jeffrey Rosen on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s love of music: 'Opera helped take her outside of herself'

Jeffrey Rosen, author of ‘Conversations with RBG,’ says his decades-long friendship with Ruth Bader Ginsburg began when they bonded over opera in an elevator.

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Jeffrey Rosen, author of ‘Conversations with RBG,’ says his decades-long friendship with Ruth Bader Ginsburg began when they bonded over opera in an elevator.

Jeffrey Rosen, National Constitution Center president and author of “Conversations with RBG,” remembers his decades-long friendship with Ruth Bader Ginsburg, which began when they bonded over opera in an elevator.

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RIP to the more than 30 million innocent babies that have been murdered during the decades that Ruth Bader Ginsburg defended the pro-abortion laws! She can give that medal back. All the media can give their awards back. Truth is coming Want to do *something* but feel like you don't know where to start? Here's a really easy one: Text “RBG” to 50409, or to resistbot on Messenger, Twitter, or Telegram to automatically send a letter to your senators telling them you oppose any Senate Confirmation hearings

When they threaten to pack the courts, respect RBG 🤣 Yes we will miss this great ladyyy so sad Someone farted in it in the elevator. Had to. RBG dying wish was for President Trump to nominate Amy Coney Barrett, we should honor her wish. The earth is the LORD'S, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. Psalm 24:1 (KJV) ✨

Column: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death should not eclipse Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s lifeThe world changed, politics roared, America's mood shifted this way and that, and Ginsburg worked, steadily as she had always done, dismantling injustice wherever she could. Thank you for working tirelessly to advance the cause of the underprivileged who often have no voice. God bless you and fly high dear Ruth as you reunite with your beloved Marty 💕🙏 I'm not sure if you're aware of this but The election doesn't matter any more: you now have a captured and overtly partisan supreme court even without a nominee being pushed through. All Trump has to do is challenge and he wins. America's democracy just ended.

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87WATCH: .PeteWilliamsNBC remembers the life of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg PeteWilliamsNBC I never noticed how much Mika looks like RBG, doppelgängers. Morning_Joe PeteWilliamsNBC 'Twenty-nine times in American history there has been an open Supreme Court vacancy in a presidential election year, or in a lame-duck session before the next presidential inauguration.... The president made a nomination in all twenty-nine cases.' PeteWilliamsNBC As of a few years ago, this so-called Legal Legend had hired only one African American law clerk out of 150 hires since Jimmy Carter appointed her to a Federal judgeship in the late 1970's. Affirmative Action for thee but not for me. Ginsberg was a hypocrite.

Justice Ginsburg saw raw racism and sex discrimination long before she joined the court'She was attuned to unfairness, bias and inequality, and she was sometimes frustrated that her colleagues — graduates of elite private schools and Ivy League universities, as she was — seemed blind to it.' - DavidGSavage remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg DavidGSavage Lol She had a husband. A man. May she continue to serve as inspiration for many to use whatever talent they have to do their work to the best of their ability—especially young women. RBGRevolution

Read: Supreme Court's statement on Ruth Bader Ginsburg's deathRead the full statement from the Supreme Court on the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Politicians, celebrities react to death of Ruth Bader GinsburgFormer Pres. Barack Obama releases a statement following the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. MORE: 'A basic principle of the law — and of everyday fairness — is that we apply rules with consistency, and not based on what's convenient or advantageous in the moment.' “One way for Democrats to make clear they will not tolerate Republicans trying to fill this seat in advance of the election would be for them to pledge that, if they take the White House and Senate in November, they will increase the size of the Supreme Court to 13 justices.” LAT Go back to Indiana

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87“It’s a dark day for the United States,” DavidCornDC says following the death of Justice Ginsburg. “She was a giant of judicial prudence…And she was passionate for decades.” DavidCornDC 😢 RBG she was an honest decent person an outstanding judge Who love this country stood up for the constitution stood up for the people God bless her😫😭 DavidCornDC Shame! You selfish libs forced her to keep a death grip on that seat for too damn long! Shame on all of you DavidCornDC Why would you soil her memory with the likes of Corn? That’s like asking Ted Bundy to speak at a high school graduation.