Nice Merger You Got There. Shame if Something Happened to It.
Is the Trump administration’s newfound zeal for antitrust just a thinly veiled attack on CNN—and the First Amendment?
Another Obstruction AngleWas Trump intentionally trying to block the investigation into Flynn’s Turkey ties?
When Public Records Aren’t Made PublicThe troubling trend of judges keeping police body camera footage hidden.
Trump’s Voter Fraud Commission Is ImplodingA Democratic member is suing his colleagues, alleging they’re violating federal law.
Swing Justice John RobertsIf he follows his own precedents, the chief justice will vote to protect gay couples from discriminatory cake-makers.
How to Make the Gun Industry PayFederal law shields firearm purveyors from liability. Taxing gun-makers and dealers is the only way to make victims whole.
Robert Mueller’s Brilliant Strategy for Outmaneuvering Trump PardonsThe president cannot save Paul Manafort.
The Mueller Three Versus the Watergate SevenTrump is in much deeper trouble today than Nixon was in September 1972.
The Worst Reason to Condemn Roy MooreWhy it’s wrong to attack the Republican Senate candidate for his dissent in a child rape case.
Be Careful What You Sue ForIf the Supreme Court strikes down California’s “crisis pregnancy center” disclosure act, dozens of anti-abortion laws could fall with it.
“Children Must Be Protected”Roy Moore’s attacks on gay people look even more sinister in light of the allegation that he molested a 14-year-old girl.
This Is What Democracy Looks LikeThe messy intra-progressive fight in Charlottesville offers lessons for Democrats across the country.
If Trump Is UnfitRead what Rep. Jamie Raskin told Slate’s Amicus podcast about his proposal to examine the president’s physical and mental aptitude.
A Timeline of Carter Page’s Contacts With RussiaThe Trump campaign adviser’s foreign dalliances, explained.
Guantanamo Is Where Justice Goes to DieA judicial meltdown this week shows why it is the wrong place to prosecute a terrorist—or anyone else.
The “United Muslims of America” Are Coming for YouHow Russian trolls used Facebook to exploit the bigotries of Trump’s base.
The Murderer Who Started a MovementMichael Frederick Griffin’s killing of Dr. David Gunn ignited a war on abortion providers. He could soon be a free man.
How Russia May Have Turned Paul ManafortThe indictment against him suggests his work for Ukraine could have led him into a trap.
A Timeline of Paul Manafort’s Relationship with Donald TrumpThey’ve known each other since the 1980s.