Ted Olson and David Boies Discuss Redeeming the Dream, Their New Prop 8 Book

Today's best authors.
June 27 2014 5:20 PM

Redeeming the Dream

Ted Olson and David Boies discuss their new book at Politics & Prose.

Olson and Boies.
Lawyers Ted Olson and David Boies attend a screening of The Case Against 8 at the Time Warner Screening Room on May 28, 2014, in New York City.

Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images

Listen to Ted Olson and David Boies discuss their new book, Redeeming the Dream: The Case for Marriage Equality, and take questions from the audience. Recorded June 24, 2014.

Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose bookstore in Washington, D.C. You can subscribe for free through iTunes or with our RSS Feed to catch all upcoming episodes.

Advertisement

You’ll find other episodes of the program in our archives. You can also find out about attending future readings at the Politics & Prose event calendar page. Please send any feedback about the show to podcasts@slate.com.

Andy Bowers is the executive producer of Slate’s podcasts. Follow him on Twitter.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Talking White

Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.

Alabama’s Insane New Abortion Law Gives Fetuses Lawyers and Puts Teenage Girls on Trial

Tattoo Parlors Have Become a Great Investment

A Year Ago I Decided to Never Fly Again. It’s One of the Best Decision I’ve Ever Made.

A Jaw-Dropping Political Ad Aimed at Young Women, Apparently

The XX Factor
Oct. 1 2014 4:05 PM Today in GOP Outreach to Women: You Broads Like Wedding Dresses, Right?
Politics

Big Problems With the Secret Service Were Reported Last Year. Nobody Cared.

Hong Kong’s Protesters Are Ridiculously Polite. That’s What Scares Beijing So Much.

The Secret Service’s Big Problems Were Reported Last Year. Nobody Cared.

  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 2 2014 11:01 AM It Wasn’t a Secret A 2013 inspector general report detailed all of the Secret Service’s problems. Nobody cared.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 2 2014 12:58 PM Why Can’t States Do More to Protect Patients From Surprise Medical Bills? It’s complicated.
  Life
Lexicon Valley
Oct. 2 2014 1:05 PM What's Wrong With "America's Ugliest Accent"
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 2 2014 12:37 PM St. Louis Study Confirms That IUDs Are the Key to Lowering Teen Pregnancy Rates
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PM Revelry (and Business) at Mohonk Photos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 2 2014 1:29 PM Want to Know What Makes David Fincher Great? Focus on What He Doesn’t Do.
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 2 2014 1:22 PM If Someone Secretly Controlled What You Say, Would You Notice? What cyranoid experiments reveal about how people act.  
  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 2 2014 12:53 PM The Panic Virus How public health officials are keeping Americans calm about the Ebola threat.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 1 2014 5:19 PM Bunt-a-Palooza! How bad was the Kansas City Royals’ bunt-all-the-time strategy in the American League wild-card game?