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.


Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

Here’s Just How Far a Southern Woman May Have to Drive to Get an Abortion

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Marvel’s Civil War Is a Far-Right Paranoid Fantasy

It’s also a mess. Can the movies do better?


Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Watching Netflix in Bed. Hanging Bananas. Is There Anything These Hooks Can’t Solve?

The 2014 Kansas City Royals Show the Value of Building a Mediocre Baseball Team

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 20 2014 1:50 PM Why We Shouldn’t be Too Sure About the Supposed Deal to Return the Abducted Nigerian Schoolgirls
Oct. 20 2014 2:16 PM Even When They Go to College, The Poor Sometimes Stay Poor
Oct. 20 2014 2:19 PM A Procedural Rule Could Keep Gay Marriage From Ever Reaching SCOTUS Again
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 1:10 PM Women Are Still Losing Jobs for Getting Pregnant
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 20 2014 7:15 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 9 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Flatline."
Brow Beat
Oct. 20 2014 1:26 PM This $248 Denim Jumpsuit Is the Latest Example of a Horrible Fashion Tradition
Future Tense
Oct. 20 2014 1:51 PM Will Amazon Lead Us to the Golden Age of Books? A Future Tense Event.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 10:23 AM Where I Was Wrong About the Royals I underestimated the value of building a team that’s just barely better than mediocre.