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Default Re: Sen. Tammy Duckworth says she'll vote no on Biden nominees until White House taps

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When asked how many women did she want on the supreme court, Ruth Bader-Ginsberg said, "nine."
One might reasonably wonder: If a male justice were to say that he wanted nine men to be on the Supreme Court, would that generally be construed as sexism?

And how would that be any different, anyway?
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