Contributors Jelani Cobb Jelani Cobb is a professor of Journalism at Columbia University and a staff writer for the New Yorker. His most recent book is “The Substance of Hope: Barack Obama and the Paradox of Progress.” Mark Edmundson Mark Edmundson is a professor of English at the University of Virginia. His most recent books are “Why Write”? and “Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals.” Suzanne B. Goldberg Suzanne B. Goldberg is the Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. She also leads the Law School’s Center for Gender and Sexuality Law and its Sexuality and Gender Law Clinic. Rachel A. Harmon Rachel A. Harmon is the F.D.G. Ribble Professor of Law at the University of Virginia School of Law. She serves as associate reporter on the American Law Institute’s project on policing. She formerly served as a prosecutor at the U.S. Department of Justice. Thomas Healy Thomas Healy is a professor at Seton Hall Law School. His book "The Great Dissent: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind – and Changed the History of Free Speech in America" won the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award and was named one of the fifteen best non-fiction books of 2013 by the Christian Science Monitor. Frederick Schauer Frederick Schauer is David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Virginia and was previously for nineteen years the Frank Stanton Professor of the First Amendment at Harvard University. A fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, Schauer's most recent book is "The Force of Law." Geoffrey R. Stone Geoffrey R. Stone is the Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. He formerly served as Dean of the Law School (1987-1994) and Provost of the University of Chicago (1994-2002). Rebecca Tushnet Rebecca Tushnet is a professor of law at Georgetown. Her blog, at tushnet.blogspot.com, has been on the ABA’s Blawg 100 list of top legal blogs for the past three years. Tim Wu Tim Wu is an Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. Best known for pioneering "Net Neutrality," he is also the author of "The Master Switch" and "The Attention Merchants." He is also a contributing opinion writer for The New York Times.