Julian Mortenson

Julian Davis Mortenson teaches constitutional law and international law at Michigan Law School.

April 6 2009 6:21 PMSpain's Most Wanted: Gonzales in the Dock What the Spanish prosecutions of Bush administration lawyers really means.
Jan. 9 2006 6:17 AMInside the United Nations Detention UnitWhere accused war criminals build model ships and play volleyball.
Sept. 15 2005 3:19 AMA Week at the Trial of Slobodan MilosevicTiptoeing around the Srebrenica minefield.
Sept. 13 2005 6:43 AMA Week at the Trial of Slobodan MilosevicThe biggest war crimes trial since Nuremberg.
Jan. 10 2006 6:57 AMInside the United Nations Detention UnitThe bizarro world in which Slobodan Milosevic eats cake with a Bosnian Muslim.
Sept. 16 2005 7:20 AMA Week at the Trial of Slobodan MilosevicA wired courtroom full of powdered wigs
Sept. 14 2005 6:15 AMA Week at the Trial of Slobodan MilosevicShowing due deference to the court.



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. 

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.

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

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

  News & Politics
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
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.
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 3:21 PM “The More You Know (About Black People)” Uses Very Funny PSAs to Condemn Black Stereotypes
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.