Ruth Bader Ginsburg / is a judge of the Supreme Court of America. Ginsburg was appointed and sworn in by President Bill Clinton on August 10, 1993. After Sandra Day O’Connor, she was the second female judge to be confirmed in court, and was among the four female judges. along with Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan, are still serving in the court. Before Sotomayor joined court and after O’Connor’s retirement, Ginsburg was the only woman to serve at the Supreme Court. During that time, Ginsburg became more acute with his feminist stereotypes and gender equality. She is considered to be part of the liberalist faction of the court. Ginsburg offered many notable comments, as in the United States v. Virginia, Olmstead v. L.C., and Friends of the Earth Inc. v. Laidlaw Environmental Services, Inc.
Ginsburg was born in Brooklyn, New York, into a Russian Jewish family. Her sister passed away when she was a child, and her mother passed away not long after she graduated from high school. She received a bachelor’s degree from Cornell University, and became a mother before starting her law course at Harvard. She is one of the few women who majored in law at Harvard. Ginsburg attended Columbia Law School and graduated with first place at the school.