Through her pioneering accomplishments and historic achievements, as well as her fearless words, dissents and actions, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a bona fide badass. The now 84-year-old trailblazer, “Notorious” phenom, and feminist icon remains at the top of her game, pursuing justice and serving as a fierce champion for women’s rights and gender equality. So for all of the dissenters you know – from infant to adult – who roll like RBG, we give you 10 R.eally B.adass G.ifts… inspired by Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
On October 4, 1993, Ruth Bader Ginsburg officially started her term as the second woman and the 107th U.S. Supreme Court Justice. So how has this real-life Wonder Woman stayed so strong over the last 24 years? The pages of this fun, illustrated exercise book not only show you, but let you follow along with RBG’s supremely challenging workout. Written by her personal trainer, Bryant Johnson, whom she refers to as “the most important person in [her] life”, each exercise is demonstrated with full-color illustrations of the Notorious RBG in her robes—with the addition of purple leggings and her trusty sneakers. Available on Amazon.
You’re never too young to start using your voice to fight for what you want… so we love these Ruth Bader Ginsburg Baby Bib Dissent Collars that are handmade by Rebecca Rodriguez. Available on her dirtsastudio Etsy shop.
This 15 oz. ceramic mug features an illustration of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg riding on the back of a unicorn across a rainbow. It’s magically awesome. Available on Amazon.
The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993—a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women’s rights, and popular culture. My Own Words offers Justice Ginsburg on wide-ranging topics, including gender equality, the workways of the Supreme Court, being Jewish, law and lawyers in opera, and the value of looking beyond US shores when interpreting the US Constitution. This book’s sampling is selected by Justice Ginsburg and her authorized biographers Mary Hartnett and Wendy W. Williams. Available on Amazon.
These socks feature illustrated portraits of the one and only Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a field of stars. Yes, please! Available on Amazon.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg: United States Supreme Court justice, pop icon, feminist hero, ferocious equal rights champion, jabot-wearing trend-setter, scathing dissent-writer, whitewater rafter, opera-loving workout queen. Color your way through these and the many other faces of the woman known familiarly as RBG with this quirky collection of original illustrations by noted cartoonist Tom F. O’Leary. Available on Amazon.
Artisan Owl designed “Dissent” mug (15 oz, double sided printing). The up-yours and in-your-face illustration requires no explanation. Available on Amazon.
The New York Times bestselling biography Notorious RBG — whose concept originated with a Tumblr page of the same name — is now available in this vibrant, full-color young readers’ edition. Written for ages 8 – 12 (grades 3-7), it’s an accessible biography of this fierce woman, detailing her searing dissents and powerful jurisprudence, while mixing pop culture, humor, and expert analysis for a remarkable account of the indomitable Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Available on Amazon.
Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has spent a lifetime disagreeing: disagreeing with inequality, arguing against unfair treatment, and standing up for what’s right for people everywhere. Written for readers ages 4 – 8 (grades preschool – 3), this biographical picture book about the Notorious RBG, tells the justice’s story through the lens of her many famous dissents, or disagreements. Written by Debbie Levy, illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley. Available on Amazon.
Now you can wear your very own dissent collar in the form of this 1 inch wide hard enamel pin. Original illustration © Caitlin Kuhwald. Available on Dissent Pins.