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.

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.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 18 2013 4:51 PMStop Telling Ruth Bader Ginsburg to RetireIt’s counterproductive.
The XX Factor
Dec. 13 2013 4:46 PMJameis Winston’s Accuser Is Not Going Away
Jurisprudence
Dec. 6 2013 2:31 PMHow Did Jameis Winston Evade a Rape Charge?Too many facts suggest this was not a simple case of consensual sex.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 4 2013 5:24 PMPaying AmyDoyle Paroline owned two pornographic pictures of an 8-year-old girl. How much should he have to pay?
Political Gabfest
Nov. 29 2013 3:16 PMThe Hobby Lobby Liberal Sobby GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Iranian nuclear deal, the religious rights of corporations, and the future of the filibuster.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 22 2013 3:04 PMLive From Brooklyn: The Ich Bin Ein Gabfester GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Kennedy assassination and how the U.S. would be different if he'd lived.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 21 2013 6:58 PMThe Filibuster Had to Be KilledHow the Republican minority had turned it into an obscene weapon for obstructionism, delay, and political mischief.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 15 2013 1:43 PMThe Don't You Dare Call It a Catfight GabfestListen to Slate's show about saving Obamacare, whether Elizabeth Warren could beat Hillary Clinton in 2016, and what driving laws cyclists should have to follow.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 8 2013 11:23 AMWhy Rand Paul's Plagiarism Won't Doom His Presidential Aspirations
Doublex
Nov. 6 2013 4:07 PMWhen It’s Your Kid in the Locker RoomWhat parents and coaches can learn from the NFL bullying scandal.
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?
Future Tense
Dec. 16 2013 6:58 PMSnap Out of ItIf this judge doesn’t buy the legal basis for the NSA’s intrusive phone snooping, no one should.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 13 2013 3:12 PMDo Tech and Wealth Ruin Cities?
Political Gabfest
Dec. 6 2013 1:22 PMThe Motor City Massacre GabfestListen to Slate's show about a federal lawsuit that could gut Obamacare, minimum wage strikes, and Detroit's bankruptcy.
Doublex
Dec. 3 2013 8:15 AMInto the WoodsAmerican kids don’t know how to explore. Maybe what they need is forest kindergarten.   
Jurisprudence
Nov. 27 2013 2:10 PMIs the Star Quarterback Getting a Pass?The sexual assault allegations against Florida State’s Jameis Winston fit a familiar, disturbing pattern.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 21 2013 7:09 PMGabfest Extra: The Nuclear OptionDavid Plotz and Emily Bazelon discuss the Senate Democrats’ vote to end filibusters of most presidential appointments.
Doublex
Nov. 19 2013 11:19 AMWe’ve Been Measuring Rape All WrongThe Justice Department survey that tracks instances of sexual assault has been vastly undercounting.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 12 2013 12:07 PMThe “It's Not Plagiarism If You Say It in a Loud Voice” EditionA transcript of the Nov. 8 Political Gabfest.
The XX Factor
Nov. 7 2013 2:22 PMWhat Happened to the Remains of Nazi Resister Mildred Harnack? Now We Know.
History
Nov. 6 2013 5:50 AMThe Nazi AnatomistsHow the corpses of Hitler's victims are still haunting modern science—and American abortion politics.

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