In the fall of 2015, I had an opportunity to spend about half an hour alone with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. A few months prior, I had produced a custom LEGO set featuring the first four women of the Supreme Court. One of the Justice’s longtime friends read about the set and reached out to arrange a meeting in Manhattan a few days later. That evening, the Justice had plans to go out to celebrate her daughter’s birthday. …

Maia Weinstock

@MIT News deputy editorial director; @LegoNASAwomen creator; author of CARBON QUEEN, forthcoming from @mitpress ; champion of women. Tweets = my views. She|he

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