Heather Gerken
Heather Gerken

Heather Gerken is a law professor at Yale University.

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.
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.
  Slate Plus
Aug. 3 2015 11:48 AM Behind the Year of Outrage  Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014. 
  Health & Science
Aug. 3 2015 3:29 PM We Don’t Really Care About Car Accidents Driving is horrifyingly dangerous. It doesn’t need to be this way.