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Linda Hirshman

Linda Hirshman appears in the following:

Supreme Court Preview

Monday, October 05, 2015

As the new Supreme Court term starts, lawyer and cultural historian Linda Hirshman previews the session.

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Ginsburg and O'Connor: Women Who Paved the Way

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

The entwined stories of two Supreme Court justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who have had outsized influence on women's lives.

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The Gay Revolution

Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Supreme Court lawyer Linda Hirshman tells the story of the gay rights movement, detailing how a dedicated and resourceful minority changed America. Her book Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution  recounts the long roads that led to recent victories—from the start of modern struggle for gay rights at Stonewall in 1969 to states legalizing gay marriage, the armed services stopped enforcing Don't Ask, Don't Tell, and the recent ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act.

 

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The Gay Revolution

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Supreme Court lawyer Linda Hirshman tells the story of the gay rights movement, detailing how a dedicated and resourceful minority changed America. Her book Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution recounts the long roads that led to recent victories—from the start of modern struggle for gay rights at Stonewall in 1969 to states legalizing gay marriage, the armed services stopped enforcing Don't Ask, Don't Tell, and the recent ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act.

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Author Linda Hirshman on "Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution"

Monday, June 04, 2012

Gay rights have come a long way in America. From the Stonewall uprising in 60s Greenwich Village — where gay patrons refused to leave a bar raided by police — to Obama's historic decl...

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