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Media, Politics and the Supreme Court



In this media literacy activity students analyze newspaper articles about the Supreme Court confirmation process for Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 1993 and for Brett Kavanaugh in 2018 for messages about how political decisions influencing Supreme Court confirmation processes have changed with different historical contexts.

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Resource Details


Relevant Subject Area(s)

Journalism, US History And Government, Sociology

Grade Level(s)

High School, College/adult

Media Type(s)

News Article/headlines

Author(s)

Sox Sperry

View Standards

Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH)