Emily Bazelon

Emily Bazelon was a Slate senior editor from 2005 to 2014. She is the author of Sticks and Stones.

Political Gabfest
May 2 2014 11:47 AMThe Go Ahead, Search My OkCupid Profile GabfestListen to Slate’s show about Donald Sterling’s racist rant, a botched execution in Oklahoma, and the Supreme Court case regarding warrantless cellphone searches.
The XX Factor
April 30 2014 4:14 PMFSU Finally Punishes Jameis Winston. For Shoplifting Crab Legs.
Jurisprudence
April 25 2014 4:46 PMObama May Grant Clemency to Thousands of Drug Offenders. That’s Not Enough.
Jurisprudence
April 22 2014 6:09 PMOK, Michigan Can Ban Affirmative ActionBut does that really mean race no longer matters, as the Supreme Court’s conservatives say?
The XX Factor
April 16 2014 4:15 PMNew York Times Reveals That Basically No One Investigated the Jameis Winston Rape Allegations
Jurisprudence
April 15 2014 7:31 PMA History of HateCould anything have been done to stop Frazier Glenn Miller?
The Audio Book Club
April 11 2014 10:31 AMThe Audio Book Club Wonders Where’d You Go, BernadetteSlate’s critics debate Maria Semple’s comic best-seller.
Doublex
April 10 2014 6:23 PMThe Sheriff OversteppedGrady Judd got the spotlight, but no justice, in charging two teenage girls in the Rebecca Sedwick suicide case.
The XX Factor
April 4 2014 4:21 PMFSU Charges Jameis Winston's Friends But Not Winston. That Is So Messed Up.
Jurisprudence
April 2 2014 5:41 PMThe Devastating, Sneaky Genius of John Roberts’ OpinionsHis McCutcheon decision pretends to be mild but then wrecks what remains of campaign-finance law.
Family
April 1 2014 12:02 AMThe Harder They FallNew research shows that high-status kids go after each other more than they go after misfits. The targets say they suffer more, too.
Behind the Scenes
March 17 2014 6:00 PMBazelon and Lithwick on How to Write About the Law
Political Gabfest
March 14 2014 1:50 PMWould Lincoln Have Done Between Two Ferns?
Jurisprudence
March 11 2014 1:02 PM“Procedures Involving Gravely Immoral Practices”What the religious right really thinks of birth control.
The XX Factor
March 5 2014 12:37 PMThe Man Who Made the Period Safe for the Women of India
Slate Plus
May 2 2014 11:20 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Senior editor Emily Bazelon shares what frustrated and intrigued her this week.
Doublex
April 29 2014 5:58 PMThe New White House Guidelines on Campus Sexual Assault Won’t Fix the Problem
Political Gabfest
April 25 2014 11:10 AMThe "Can You Say President Rick Perry?" GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Common Core curriculum, the Texas gubernatorial race, and the presidential ambitions of Lone Star politicians.
Political Gabfest
April 18 2014 11:27 AMHow Can We Fix the Sexual Assault Epidemic on College Campuses?
Slate Plus
April 16 2014 11:22 AMWe Wanted to Welcome You to Slate Plus… So we created these videos just for you, members!
Political Gabfest
April 11 2014 10:51 AMThe “Emily, Would You Please Stop Being So Emotional?” GabfestListen to Slate's show about a possible Jeb Bush candidacy, “emotional” female politicians, and the ethics of taking your children on the high seas.
Brow Beat
April 10 2014 6:31 PMWhat I’ll Miss Most About Going on The Colbert Report
Jurisprudence
April 7 2014 6:22 PMWho Deserves Religious Liberty?What Ross Douthat gets wrong about the Hobby Lobby and gay wedding photography cases.
Political Gabfest
April 4 2014 10:31 AMThe Live Nude Dancing at the Kitty Kat Lounge GabfestListen to Slate’s show about the Supreme Court’s latest campaign finance case, GOP budget and tax reform plans, and the play Arguendo.
Behind the Scenes
April 2 2014 9:45 AMBazelon and Weisberg Discuss the Supreme Court
The XX Factor
March 31 2014 4:14 PMDuPont Heir Got Probation for Raping His Daughter. Because He Wouldn't "Fare Well" in Prison?
Jurisprudence
March 14 2014 4:40 PMIn Defense of Religious LibertyAnti-gay bills and the Hobby Lobby case have given religious rights a bad name. But they’re still important to fight for.
The XX Factor
March 13 2014 1:52 PMJudge Rules That a Mother’s Rights Trump the Father’s in the Delivery Room
Political Gabfest
March 7 2014 12:47 PMThe “Do I Look Stoned?” GabfestListen to Slate's show about the crisis in Ukraine, decriminalizing marijuana, and revising the SAT.
The XX Factor
March 4 2014 3:34 PMPolice Testify That Patricia Esparza “Consented to” Being Raped

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Moneybox
Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Altered State
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  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 8:25 PM A New Song and Music Video From Angel Olsen, Indie’s Next Big Thing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PM Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 17 2014 11:48 PM Spanking Is Great for Sex Which is why it’s grotesque for parenting.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?