Abortion Rights Win at the Polls
This week, Emily Bazelon and David Plotz are joined by Juliette Kayyem to discuss the Ohio vote not to make it harder to change the state constitution; Republican views on Donald Trump’s offenses; and emergency preparedness or the lack thereof.
Here are some notes and references from this week’s show:
Jack Goldsmith for The New York Times: “The Prosecution of Trump May Have Terrible Consequences”
The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters by Juliette Kayyem
Charles M. Blow for The New York Times: “The Montgomery Brawl Was, for Some, a Clarifying Moment”
Here are this week’s chatters:
Juliette: Clay Risen for The New York Times: “Charles J. Ogletree Jr., 70, Dies; at Harvard Law, a Voice for Equal Justice” and Emily Bazelon for The New York Times: “Why Is Affirmative Action in Peril? One Man’s Decision.”
David: City Cast DC 1 Year Anniversary Live Taping, August 28, 2023, and Rachel Pannett for The Washington Post: “She invited four people over for lunch. A week later, three were dead.”
Listener chatter from Rob Parsons: Richard Nelson for Encounters North: “Classic Audio Encounters”
For this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment, Juliette, Emily, and David discuss the Montgomery, Alabama riverfront brawl.
Podcast production by Cheyna Roth
Research by Julie Huygen
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