Mark Joseph Stern
Mark Joseph Stern Mark Joseph Stern

Mark Joseph Stern is a writer for Slate. He covers the law and LGBTQ issues.

Outward
Dec. 19 2016 12:15 PMThe HB2 Battle in North Carolina Is Drawing to a Close. Democrats Surrendered. 
The XX Factor
Dec. 16 2016 12:49 PMAppeals Court: Transgender Girl Must Be Permitted to Use the Girls’ Restroom in School
The Slatest
Dec. 15 2016 6:12 PMPublic Barred From Viewing N.C. Legislative Coup; Reporter Apparently Arrested
Outward
Dec. 13 2016 11:24 AMLoretta Lynch’s Speech Against Hate Crimes Is a Brilliant, Stinging Rebuke to Trumpism
The Slatest
Dec. 9 2016 6:00 PMAlabama May Have Tortured an Inmate to Death
The XX Factor
Dec. 9 2016 1:05 PMThe Craziest Lies in Texas’ Nutty Anti-Abortion Booklet
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Dec. 8 2016 8:15 AMIs Roe v. Wade Really Doomed by Donald Trump?
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Dec. 6 2016 1:41 PMChristie Vetoes Bill That Would’ve Banned Solitary Confinement for Pregnant Women and Children
Outward
Dec. 5 2016 3:27 PMThe Gay Rights Movement Just Scored a Massive Legal Victory Thanks to Walmart
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Dec. 2 2016 5:28 PMNC Gov. Calls Special Legislative Session, Setting Up Possibility of Court-Packing Power Grab
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Dec. 1 2016 1:20 PMListen to Federal Judges Shred Arguments That Civil Rights Law Doesn’t Protect Gay Employees
The Slatest
Nov. 29 2016 12:45 PMTrump Just Threatened to Jail Dissidents or Strip Them of Their Citizenship. That’s Authoritarianism.
Future Tense
Nov. 22 2016 2:18 PMWhy the Ruling Against Wisconsin’s Gerrymander Could Change Redistricting in America
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Nov. 19 2016 11:33 AMThere Is a Very Specific Reason Why the Hamilton Audience Was Right to Boo Mike Pence
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Nov. 18 2016 12:03 PMAttorney General Jeff Sessions Would Spell Absolute Disaster for Civil Rights in America
The Slatest
Dec. 16 2016 3:12 PM17 People Arrested for Protesting North Carolina Power Grab as McCrory Begins Signing Bills
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Dec. 16 2016 9:50 AMMississippi’s Attempt to Establish an Anti-LGBTQ Religion Faces Its Next Round in Court
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Dec. 15 2016 11:27 AMNorth Carolina Republicans’ Legislative Coup Is a Terrifying Attack on Democracy
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Dec. 12 2016 1:11 PMTeen Vogue’s Fiery Trump Takedown Shouldn’t Be a Surprise. Teen Vogue Rocks.
The XX Factor
Dec. 9 2016 3:42 PMOhio Legislature Passes Another Anti-Abortion Bill—and a Few Other Horrible Things
The Slatest
Dec. 8 2016 3:14 PMTrump EPA Pick: States Have a Right to Spew Pollution but Not to Legalize Pot
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Dec. 7 2016 12:08 PMBeautiful, Catholic Malta Is the First European Country to Ban Conversion “Therapy”
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Dec. 6 2016 1:29 PMAngela Merkel, the “Liberal West’s Last Defender,” Announces Plan to Ban the Burqa in Germany
The Slatest
Dec. 5 2016 1:18 PMNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s Defeat Is a Cautionary Tale for LGBTQ Opponents
The XX Factor
Dec. 2 2016 1:25 PMFederal Appeals Court Strikes Down Absurdly Repressive North Carolina Sex Offender Law
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Nov. 30 2016 5:45 PMA Raucous Debate Over Anti-Gay Discrimination at America’s Most Eccentric Appeals Court
The Slatest
Nov. 28 2016 1:23 PMTrump’s Tweet Wasn’t a Distraction. It Was the Start of a Precision Assault on Voting Rights.
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Nov. 21 2016 11:02 AMPat McCrory Lost the North Carolina Governorship. Now He’s Trying to Steal It.
The XX Factor
Nov. 18 2016 2:04 PMAnti-Abortion Activists Tried to Oust Pro-Choice State Judges. They Failed Miserably.
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Nov. 18 2016 9:16 AMThe Federalist Says Steve Bannon Isn’t Anti-Semitic Because Jewish Girls Really Are Whiny

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