Ann Fagan Ginger


Ann Fagan Ginger born July 11, 1925. American Professor of international law, esp. law of peace; founding director of Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute 1964; author of Nuclear Weapons Are Illegal 1996; got US Supreme Court acquittal of nuclear protesters; supported conscientious objection to Vietnam War; opposed wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.


"The Cold War, that long, devastating, costly war, which now, many people agree, was unnecessary." (International and Comparative Law Journal, 1992)