Emily Bazelon Emily Bazelon

Emily Bazelon is a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine and the author of Sticks and Stones

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?
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.   
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.
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.

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Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.