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Best of 2020: Remembering RBG

Justice Ginsburg’s theory of change was a slow one.


Episode Notes

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s work as a lawyer and a judge forever changed how women are viewed under U.S. law.

Guest: Dahlia Lithwick, host of Slate’s Amicus podcast.

We’re re-running some of our favorite episodes from the past year. This episode originally aired in September, 2020.

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Podcast production by Mary Wilson, Jayson De Leon, Danielle Hewitt, and Elena Schwartz, with help from Frannie Kelley.


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The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.

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  • Mary Harris is the host and managing editor of What Next, Slate's new daily news podcast. She has reported throughout the public radio system, for NPR, Marketplace, and WNYC.