Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was America’s Moral Compass

What will it mean now that she is gone?

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The announcement of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death was a devastating blow. When I found out, I was overcome by feelings of panic, despair, and dread for the future. I was at work, and I had to find someplace to be alone for a moment, because I needed to weep.

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Provocative truth teller, author of 19 poetry collections. Cat dad. Dog dad. Currently working from Portland, Oregon. Learn more at: Jaysizemore.com.

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