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Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America – with Dahlia Lithwick

Wednesday, January 25, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

book cover of lady justice, women, the law, and the battle to save america by dahlia lithwick
Dahlia Lithwick, one of the nation’s foremost legal commentators and a Senior Fellow at Hartman’s Kogod Research Center, tells the gripping and heroic story of the women lawyers who fought the racism, sexism, and xenophobia of Donald Trump’s presidency—and won. Masua Sagiv, Hartman Scholar in Residence, Koret Assistant Visiting Professor of Jewish and Israel Studies at UC Berkeley, and a scholar of the intersection of law, religion and gender will talk with Lithwick about her new book, Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America and what these significant political changes mean for America and for the Jewish community.
 
Dahlia Lithwick: Senior Editor, Slate; Host of Slate’s Amicus Podcast; Senior Fellow, Shalom Hartman Institute’s Kogod Research Center
Masua Sagiv: 2022–2023 Koret Visiting Assistant Professor of Jewish and Israel Studies, UC Berkeley; Shalom Hartman Institute Scholar-in- Residence; Researcher, Menomadin Center for Jewish and Democratic Law, Bar-Ilan University Law Faculty
 
 
This program is in partnership with the Shalom Hartman Institute. It is part of the Institute’s Program on Jewish Law, Thought, and Identity.

Venue

105 Law Building

Organizer

The Helen Diller Institute for Jewish Law and Israel Studies
Phone:
510-643-0501
Email:
berkeley_institute@law.berkeley.edu
Website:
https://www.law.berkeley.edu/research/helen-diller-institute-for-jewish-law-and-israel-studies/

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