The Supreme Court’s Ideological Rulings Are Roiling Us Politics – Just Like When Lincoln and His Republicans Remade the Court To Fit Their Agenda e

The Republican transformation of the federal judiciary in the 1860s and 1870s served the party well in the Civil War. But in the end, Lincoln and Grant’s high court appointments ended up being disastrous for civil rights.

Source: The Supreme Court’s Ideological Rulings Are Roiling Us Politics – Just Like When Lincoln and His Republicans Remade the Court To Fit Their Agenda | Portside

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