Ruth Bader Ginsburg Lecture Series
Date: November 24, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
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May Her Memory Be A Revolution: The Life & Legacy of RGB
How do we remember Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Did her Judaism shape her understanding of law, and where was her presence felt beyond her career as a Supreme Court Justice? This three-part series, organized by the J, the Program in Jewish Studies at Rice University, the Center for the Study of Women, Gender & Sexuality at Rice University, and the University of Houston Jewish Studies Program, will bring together scholars, activists, public servants, and attorneys to discuss Justice Ginsburg’s impact on American society.
November 24: RBG: Champion of the Rights of Others
Panel Moderator Sherry Merfish in conversation with City Councilwoman Abbie Kamin, Senior Counsel, Labor & Employment at LyondellBasell, Amanda Eichenbaum, and General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer at Planned Parenthood, Katie Beth Gottlieb
This panel will explore the many rights that Justice Ginsburg advocated for throughout her career, such as women's rights, LGBTQ rights, environmental rights and voting rights, as well as the way that she personally impacted the lives of everyday people and became a hero to so many.
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