Heidi Stevens: 'Why are you at Harvard Law School?' Ginsburg's life is a lesson for anyone made to feel they don't belong

If you’ve read many of the Ruth Bader Ginsburg appreciations (or watched “On the Basis of Sex,” the 2019 movie about her life), you likely know that Harvard Law School Dean Erwin Griswold asked Ginsburg, along with the small group of nine female students in their class of hundreds, “Why are you at Harvard Law School, taking the place of a man?”And if you’ve read the appreciations (or watched the movie), you also know the answer.Because she belonged there. Because she earned the spot. Because she was ready to take flight and change the world and Harvard was her runway. (She later transferred to…

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