Clay Risen
Clay Risen

Clay Risen is an editor at the New York Times and the author of the forthcoming book The Bill of the Century: The Epic Battle for the Civil Rights Act.

Jurisprudence
Feb. 7 2014 12:54 PMThe Accidental FeministFifty years ago a Southern segregationist made sure the Civil Rights Act would protect women. No joke.
Architecture
Feb. 16 2005 4:21 PMMcMansion Meets SoHoSuburbanites' penchant for urban lofts.
Foreigners
July 5 2005 1:21 PMDeutschland's Iron LadyIs Angela Merkel the next Maggie Thatcher?
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April 17 2015 11:37 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Chad Lorenz talks about running the home page, writing headlines, and his favorite picks from the magazine this week.