Heather Gerken
Heather Gerken

Heather Gerken is a law professor at Yale University.

Jurisprudence
June 25 2013 3:50 PMGoodbye to the Crown Jewel of the Civil Rights MovementPeople died to pass Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, but that didn’t save it at the Supreme Court.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 10 2010 4:16 PMColoring Inside the LinesWill the Voting Rights Act stop Republicans from redistricting as they please?
The Hive
June 14 2012 10:46 AMThe Missing Right To VoteWhat we'd get from amending the Constitution to guarantee it.
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Politics
Feb. 27 2015 9:30 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.