Emily Bazelon

New York Times Magazine / Yale Law School

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Emily Bazelon is a staff writer for the New York Times Magazine and a senior research fellow at Yale Law School. A former senior editor at Slate.com, she is the author of Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Empathy and Character.

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President Trump got ready to attack Iran and then, at the last minute, called it off.

Let’s call the whole thing off

President Trump got ready to attack Iran and then, at the last minute, called it off.

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Prosecutors wield the most power in the American criminal justice system -- more than police officers and judges.

The movement to transform the role of the prosecutor

Prosecutors wield the most power in the American criminal justice system -- more than police officers and judges.

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As we taped this show, it appears Judge Brett Kavanaugh will soon be Justice Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh approaches the bench

As we taped this show, it appears Judge Brett Kavanaugh will soon be Justice Kavanaugh

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LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.

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Impeachment counts as a big legal problem, right?

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Love and I , poems by Fanny Howe, about love, the failure of love, and the transformation of love over the years.

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Today at 12:15 PM, Pete Buttigieg is participating in a town hall at USC Bovard Auditorium. He also has an evening fundraiser for his campaign.

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The California primary is Tuesday, March 3, 2020. But voting by mail starts much sooner. More than 15 million voters in California will receive ballots in the mail, beginning Feb. 3.

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” The education reform movement is not only a hoax, it’s dead,” says Diane Ravich.  A one-time advocate of privatization, she’s now fighting “to save public schools.”

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