Elie Mystal

Elie Mystal appears in the following:

The Internet Dilemma

Friday, August 11, 2023

How the law that created the modern Internet may be destroying it, and us.
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Reading the Indictment of Donald Trump

Friday, August 04, 2023

Guests take turns reading the Donald Trump indictment from the Department of Justice special counsel, probing into the former president's 2020 election interference and Jan. 6, 2021

The Case for 29 Supreme Court Justices

Thursday, July 20, 2023

We’re gonna need a bigger bench.

(Final) Opinion Day: 303 Creative v. Elenis and Student Loan Forgiveness

Friday, June 30, 2023

On the final day of this Supreme Court term, Elie Mystal offers analysis of the last opinions in the remaining cases, 303 Creative v. Elenis and Student Loan Forgiveness

Opinion Day: The Supreme Court Ends Affirmative Action in College Admissions

Thursday, June 29, 2023

Elie Mystal talks about today's opinion from the Supreme Court ruling affirmative action in college admissions unconstitutional.

Opinion Day: The Supreme Court, State Legislatures and 'True Threat'

Tuesday, June 27, 2023

A look at today's opinions from the Supreme Court as they work through the remaining cases from this term.

Elie Mystal on This Week at the Supreme Court

Friday, June 23, 2023

Elie Mystal on some of this week's Supreme Court opinions, and what's left for the final week of the term.

Opinion Day: The Supreme Court, Adoption, and Tribal Sovereignty

Thursday, June 15, 2023

Elie Mysta talks today's Supreme Court opinions, including the 7-2 decision dismissing challenges to the Indian Child Welfare Act.

SCOTUS Upholds Part of Voting Rights Act in Surprise Decision

Thursday, June 08, 2023

The big surprise from the Supreme Court decision impacting voting rights.

Supreme Court Rules Against the Teamsters

Thursday, June 01, 2023

What the Supreme Court's ruling in Glacier Northwest v International Brotherhood of Teamsters means for labor in America

Clarence Thomas and his Hotep Supreme Court

Monday, May 22, 2023

Justice Thomas is a Black nationalist — but that doesn’t mean he loves all Black people. We unearth his ideological roots and what they mean for the Court’s looming opinions.

Who’s Responsible for Jordan Neely’s Death?

Thursday, May 18, 2023

Brian Lehrer of WNYC and Elie Mystal of The Nation ask what Neely’s death says about each of us – not just the man who’s been charged with killing him.

The Social Issues Underlying the Recent Subway Chokehold Killing

Thursday, May 04, 2023

Elie Mystal, justice correspondent for The Nation, discusses the killing of Jordan Neely on a subway train, along with the responses from the legal system and the public.

Monday Morning Politics: Abortion Drug Rulings; Tennessee Expulsions; and More

Monday, April 10, 2023

Analysis of recent political headlines, including the Texas and Washington federal rulings on the abortion drug, the expulsion of two young Black lawmakers, and more.

SCOTUS Takes on Gerrymandering

Wednesday, October 05, 2022

Elie Mystal on Alabama's high-stakes Supreme Court case on racial gerrymandering. 

Monday Morning Politics: Biden's Executive Order on Abortion and Preview of Jan 6th Hearing

Monday, July 11, 2022

The latest political news with The Nation's Elie Mystal.

Roe Is Gone. What Now?

Monday, June 27, 2022

Plus, a reflection on the significance of LGBT Pride in a scary political time for the community. 

Debating Cancel Culture

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Suzanne Nossel and Elie Mystal debate the state of free speech in America. 

Elie Mystal 'Retorts'

Tuesday, March 01, 2022

Elie Mystal talks about his new book, plus offers analysis of legal news.

How to Avoid the ‘Affirmative Action’ Ploy

Monday, February 07, 2022

Biden vowed to finally put a Black woman to the Supreme Court. President and CEO of the National Women's Law Center Fatima Goss Graves, Court scholar Elie Mystal, and listeners react.