Here’s the latest on my lawsuit against the NYTimes for libel

Dear Folks:

Here are some publications on my lawsuit against the NYTimes. Bottom line: this lawsuit was thrown out of court by a judge, but we are appealing that decision.

Wenzel, Robert. 2015. “Walter Block Discusses His Lawsuit Against NYT that was Dismissed.” May 22;

Smith, Sydney. 2015. “Libel Lawsuit against NYTimes for Slavery ‘Not So Bad’ Comments Dismissed.” May 23;

Target Liberty. 2015. “Columbia Law Journal Examines Walter Block’s Lawsuit Against the New York Times.” May 19;

Peters, Jonathan. 2015. “A pair of lawsuits highlight libel law’s complexity.” May 19; Columbia Journalism Review.

Lipinski, Jed. 2015. “Loyola professor who called slavery ‘not so bad’ loses lawsuit against New York Times.” May 12;

Jaschik, Scott. 2015. “Professor Who Defends Segregation.” February 24;;

Best regards,



7:25 pm on May 24, 2015