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
Nov. 1 2013 8:02 PMDear President Obama, This Is Why Judges MatterTwo Bush appointees deliver body blows to reproductive rights—and demonstrate the power of the bench.

Political Gabfest
Nov. 1 2013 10:59 AMThe Maybe the NSA Should Run Healthcare.gov GabfestBazelon, Dickerson, and Plotz on Obamacare's ongoing woes, NSA spying on allied leaders, and racial profiling by New York department stores.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 25 2013 11:21 AMThe Healthcare.bomb GabfestSlate's popular weekly political podcast covers the healthcare.gov debacle, and the outing of @Natsecwonk.
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2013 3:24 PMDaisy Coleman Speaks Out: "This Is Why I Am Saying My Name."
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2013 1:12 PMFacebook Loosens Privacy Rules for Teenagers So That Facebook Can Make More Money
The XX Factor
Oct. 15 2013 5:39 PMTwo Girls Charged with Felony Stalking in Rebecca Sedwick Suicide Case. That’s Not the Answer.
The XX Factor
Oct. 14 2013 10:23 AMHorrifying Maryville Rape Case Follows Familiar Pattern. Why Does This Keep Happening?
The Audio Book Club
Oct. 11 2013 11:35 AMThe Audio Book Club on Ender’s GameOur critics discuss the sci-fi classic that will soon be a Hollywood movie.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 8 2013 6:49 PMGabfest Extra: Day 8 of the Government ShutdownBazelon and Plotz on the legal questions raised by the D.C. impasse.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 4 2013 1:59 PMThe “How Clean Is Your CR?” GabfestListen to Slate's show about the government shutdown, the Obamacare rollout, and Jews leaving their faith behind.
Tv Club
Sept. 29 2013 11:28 PMBreaking Bad, Season 5, Part 2In the end, Breaking Bad was a brutal show—about love.
Doublex
Sept. 25 2013 6:21 PMWhy Do We Tolerate Revenge Porn?A new bill in California tries to address the problem, but doesn’t go far enough.
Tv Club
Sept. 23 2013 10:57 AMBreaking Bad, Season 5, Part 2Will this show have mercy on us?
Jurisprudence
Sept. 18 2013 5:24 PMToo Much FreedomThe Navy Yard shooting proves we can’t have both universal access to guns and no way to track the mentally ill.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 17 2013 6:54 PMThe President’s Friend Should Never Run the FedThe best reason Larry Summers’ Fed bid failed.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 1 2013 3:51 PMShut Up, Judge!A misguided appeals court tries to silence—and quash—stop-and-frisk Judge Shira Scheindlin.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 28 2013 5:36 PMAn Experiment: We’re Posting the Whole Transcript of This Week’s Political Gabfest
Culturebox
Oct. 23 2013 7:53 PMThigh CourtHow a theater company turned a SCOTUS case about nude dancing into a rollicking new play.
Political Gabfest
Oct. 18 2013 12:05 PMThe "Was That the Alamo or the Battle of the Bulge?" GabfestBazelon, Dickerson, and Plotz on the long-term implications of the shutdown and Facebook's privacy settings for teens.
The XX Factor
Oct. 15 2013 9:35 PMThe Internet Gets Results: Missouri Lt. Governor Calls for Grand Jury in Maryville Rape Case
Jurisprudence
Oct. 14 2013 5:44 PMThe Michigan ExperimentThe affirmative-action case liberals deserve to lose.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 11 2013 3:40 PMThe Markets Won’t Panic If Obama Unilaterally Lifts the Debt Ceiling
Political Gabfest
Oct. 11 2013 11:17 AMThe Political Gabfest: “Do You Believe in the Devil?” GabfestBazelon, Dickerson, and Plotz on the government shutdown, Justice Scalia's interview with New York, and more campaign finance at the Supreme Court.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 8 2013 6:05 PMHow Do Liberal Supporters of Citizens United Feel Now?And what do they think about the new Supreme Court case on campaign finance?
Culturebox
Oct. 4 2013 8:08 AMLet the Fire BurnA powerful new documentary about a confrontation between Philadelphia and black radicals that claimed an entire neighborhood.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 27 2013 12:27 PMThe Ted Cruz Is One Angry Canadian GabfestListen to Slate's show about Congress' debtageddon negotiations, the thaw with Iran, and whether revenge porn should be illegal.
Jurisprudence
Sept. 24 2013 1:23 PMBetter Than No Shield at AllDon’t listen to Matt Drudge. The proposed media shield law is pretty good.
Political Gabfest
Sept. 20 2013 12:25 PMThe Washington on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown GabfestListen to Slate's show about mass shootings and gun control, the looming government shutdown, and the pope's startling interview.
The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2013 2:23 PMWhy Would Anyone Ask a 12-Year-Old Girl, “Can u Die Please”?
Tv Club
Sept. 16 2013 8:42 AMBreaking Bad, Season 5, Part 2"You want me to beg."

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