Bio

Meet Thane Rosenbaum

Thane Rosenbaum is an essayist, law professor, and author of the novels, How Sweet It Is!The Stranger Within Sarah Stein, The Golems of Gotham, Second Hand Smoke, and Elijah Visible. His articles, reviews and essays appear frequently in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, CNNHaaretz, Huffington Post and Daily Beast, among other national publications. He serves as the Legal Analyst for CBS News Radio Legal and Middle East Analyst for Newsmax, and as a Columnist for the Jewish Journal, Los Angeles.

He moderates an annual series of discussions on culture, world events and politics at the 92nd Street Y called The Talk Show.

He is a Distinguished University Professor at Touro College where he directs the Forum on Life, Culture & Society.

He is the author of Saving Free Speech ... from ItselfPayback: The Case for Revenge and The Myth of Moral Justice: Why Our Legal System Fails to Do What's Right. He is the editor of the anthology, Law Lit, from Atticus Finch to "The Practice,": A Collection of Great Writing about the Law.