Judith Resnik

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman professor of law at Yale Law School.

The XX Factor
Oct. 4 2013 4:03 PMThe Return of the Terrible Plan to Ship Female Inmates From the Northeast to Alabama
Jan. 21 2011 5:27 AMWho Does Justice Look Like?Her changing features—and skin color—over the centuries.
Feb. 9 2009 3:01 PMThere's a New Lawyer in TownThe top 10 cases the Obama Justice Department should redo.
Dec. 19 2008 12:35 PMSitting on Great JudgesWhere Obama should look when he makes his first appointments to the bench.
Feb. 1 2006 2:12 PMOpening the DoorCourt stripping: unconscionable and unconstitutional?
July 25 2013 11:32 AMHarder TimeWhy are the federal prison beds for women in the Northeast going to men—while the women get shipped to Alabama?
May 21 2010 3:56 PMOpen the Door and Turn On the LightsThe Supreme Court is making it distressingly difficult to get into court.
Jan. 6 2009 2:44 PMRevival of JusticeWhat Obama's DoJ appointees should do first.
Oct. 27 2006 6:24 AMWhen the Justice Department Played DefenseCongress gives the 2002 torture memos a weird upside.


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
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Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
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Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
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Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
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Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
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Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.