Slate writer Marcelle Friedman proclaims that “justice prevails” as the International Judo Federation agreed to allow a Saudi Arabian female athlete to compete in the Olympics while wearing a headscarf. A better description would have been “misogyny prevails.” If Friedman and Slate had been around in the 1850s, no doubt they would have proclaimed “justice prevails” every time that an escaped slave was returned to his master.

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