- Paul Waldman: It was mistake for Ruth Bader Ginsburg to slam Trump, but she did it because he is a threat to democracy
- He says she has devoted life to upholding Constitution; her issue with Trump is about more than political differences
Paul Waldman is a senior writer with The American Prospect, a left-leaning magazine, and a blogger for The Washington Post. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Donald Trump has a way of making ordinarily reasonable people get over-agitated. His campaign for the presidency has been decried not just by Democrats but by Republicans, foreign leaders, writers and artists and actors, and now Supreme Court justice and pop culture icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg.