A ‘Code Red for Humanity’

Rachel Quester, Diana Nguyen and

John Ketchum and


Democratic support for Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, who could become the first Black woman to serve as a Supreme Court justice, was never in much doubt. Less certain was the depth of Republican opposition.

To analyze how the arguments have played out so far in her confirmation hearing, we look at four key moments.


Adam Liptak, a reporter covering the Supreme Court for The New York Times.

Ketanji Brown Jackson, a judge on the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, has spent much of her career in Washington. From 2005-7, she also worked as a federal public defender.
Erin Schaff/The New York Times

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Adam Liptak contributed reporting.

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