Jack M. Balkin
Jack M. Balkin

Jack M. Balkin is Knight professor of constitutional law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School. His latest book is What Roe v. Wade Should Have Said.

Jurisprudence
Aug. 29 2005 5:15 PMAlive and KickingWhy no one truly believes in a dead Constitution.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.