The Irony of Modern Feminism’s Obsession With Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Atlantic on 2018-12-18

A new biography squares the decorous legal figure with the feminist gladiator

Illustration: Bijou Karman

By Dahlia Lithwick

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is not just having a “moment” in American feminist culture. She has rapidly become — in a time that craves heroines — the American ideal of power and authority…