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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One of the wealthiest and most liberal states in America has created a humanitarian emergency that only those who caused it can truly fix.

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