Emily Bazelon Emily Bazelon

Emily Bazelon is a Slate senior editor and the Truman Capote Fellow at Yale Law School. She is the author of Sticks and Stones.

Family
Feb. 28 2014 11:07 AMCan a Video Game Teach Empathy?The guy behind Madden NFL thinks so.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 24 2014 11:21 AMThe Supreme Court’s Conservatives Had a Chance to Gut Class-Action Lawsuits Forever. Why Didn’t They Take It?
The XX Factor
Feb. 19 2014 3:02 PMMother Faces Charges for Allegedly Obtaining Abortion Drugs for Her Daughter   
The XX Factor
Feb. 17 2014 4:26 PMWhen Will the NFL Address Its Problem With Sex?
Doublex
Feb. 17 2014 9:00 AMA Dangerous Ruling in the Bode Miller-Sara McKenna Child Custody Battle Takes Fathers' Rights Way Too Far
Political Gabfest
Feb. 14 2014 11:38 AMPlanet Money’s Adam Davidson Joins This Week’s Gabfest
Doublex
Feb. 10 2014 12:27 PMWho Killed Gonzalo Ramirez?In 1995, Ramirez allegedly raped Patricia Esparza. He was tortured and killed weeks later. Now she’s charged with his murder. Is she responsible?
The Audio Book Club
Feb. 6 2014 7:37 PMThe Audio Book Club on The GroupOur critics discuss Mary McCarthy’s influential 1963 novel about female friends in New York City.
Political Gabfest
Jan. 31 2014 2:38 PMCan Ezra Klein and Nate Silver Crack the Future of News?
Political Gabfest
Jan. 24 2014 11:48 AMWould This Documentary Have Saved Romney’s Campaign?
Jurisprudence
Jan. 22 2014 5:01 PMHow Much Does Doyle Paroline Owe?He possessed two pornographic pictures of 8-year-old “Amy.” Should he pay her $3.4 million in restitution? Or $0?
Political Gabfest
Jan. 17 2014 1:10 PMThe "You're Married—Psych! You're Not Married" GabfestListen to Slate's show about Obama's NSA reform plan, gay marriage in Utah, and abortion protesters in Massachusetts.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 13 2014 5:30 PMIs Eric Holder Making Up Gay Marriage Law As He Goes Along?Or is this how progress happens?
The Audio Book Club
Jan. 10 2014 10:57 AMThe Audio Book Club Plucks The Good Lord BirdDan, David, and Emily on the National Book Award–winning novel about John Brown.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 27 2013 2:26 PMThe 2013 Conundrums GabfestListen to Slate's special year-end show about life's most confounding questions, as submitted by listeners.
Culturebox
Feb. 26 2014 10:17 AMA Moving New Documentary About What’s It Like to Be a Black Kid at Prep School
Political Gabfest
Feb. 21 2014 11:29 AMThe You're No Frank Underwood GabfestListen to Slate's show about the uprising in Kiev, a failed unionization in Tennessee, and Season 2 of House of Cards.
Future Tense
Feb. 19 2014 11:05 AMWhy You Shouldn’t Stalk Your Kid Online
Outward
Feb. 17 2014 2:15 PMKansas Republicans Decide Anti-Gay Bill Is “Discrimination,” Kill It
Sports Nut
Feb. 14 2014 6:23 PMThe Best Report on Bullying I’ve Ever ReadThe NFL’s amazing investigation of the Miami Dolphins locker room.
Doublex
Feb. 13 2014 4:14 PMThe Word You Are Searching for Is RapeWhy sexual abuse, sexual assault, and molestation don’t always cut it.
Political Gabfest
Feb. 7 2014 1:20 PMThe “Take This Job and Shove It, ’Cause I've Got Obamacare” GabfestListen to Slate's show about the 2014 midterms, whether Obamacare will really reduce employment, and the 10th anniversary of Facebook.
The XX Factor
Feb. 6 2014 5:31 PMWhole Foods Fires a Mother for Taking Care of Her Child. Shame on Them.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 24 2014 10:52 PMDid Little Sisters of the Poor Win or Lose at the Supreme Court?Um, it’s complicated.
The XX Factor
Jan. 23 2014 12:11 PMBrain-Dead Marlise Munoz’s Fetus Is “Distinctly Abnormal.” Please, Texas, Let This Nightmare End.
The XX Factor
Jan. 21 2014 1:03 PMWhen Your Daughter Is a Cause: Navigating Social Media Isn't Easy for Melinda Coleman
Jurisprudence
Jan. 15 2014 6:11 PMAbortion Opponents Will Probably Win This Supreme Court Challenge, and They Should
Political Gabfest
Jan. 10 2014 11:28 AMWill the Chris Christie Bridge Story Have Legs in 2016?
Political Gabfest
Jan. 6 2014 2:03 PMThe Three Jews, Two-and-a-Half Opinions GabfestListen to Slate's show about the minimum wage fight, the threat of violence in Sochi, and the campus politics of criticizing Israel.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 20 2013 12:02 PMShould Supreme Court Justices Make Way for the Next Generation?

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Sept. 15 2014 1:51 PM Why Not Just Turn Campus Rape Allegations Over to the Police? Because the Police Don't Investigate.
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  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
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Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
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Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 8:41 PM You’re Cut, Adrian Peterson Why fantasy football owners should release the Minnesota Vikings star.