Colin Kidd: The Supreme Court Coup, 24 March 2022
Show More Dissent: The Radicalisation of the Republican Party and Its Capture of the Supreme Court by Jackie Calmes.
Twelve, 478 pp., £25, July 2021, 978 1 5387 0079 2Show More
Justice on the Brink: The Death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Rise of Amy Coney Barrett, and Twelve Months that Transformed the Supreme Court by Linda Greenhouse.
Random House, 300 pp., £22.50, November 2021, 978 0 593 44793 2Show More
“... high-school years belonged safely beyond the horizon of senatorial scrutiny. Inevitably, Jackie Calmes’s Dissent devotes considerable space to the trauma experienced by Christine Blasey Ford as a teenager, assaulted on a bed, she claims, at the hands of a drunken Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge. However, the human drama of Ford’s ...”