Katie Couric withheld Justice Ginsburg’s opposition to racial justice protesters taking a knee

Posted on AllSides October 14th, 2021
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Katie Couric intentionally withheld the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s dislike for people who take a knee in protest of racial justice during the national anthem, according to reports from Ms. Couric’s new memoir out later this month.

The journalist admitted to trying to “protect” Ginsburg by editing out comments she made about the kneeling controversy during a 2016 interview that Ms. Couric, a former host of NBC’s “Today” show, was doing for Yahoo News.

In the article, Ginsburg is quoted saying that taking a knee is “dumb...

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