Welcome to Politics Tuesday, where a revolving cast of Slate politics writers and editors bring Slate Plus members one special extra.
Dahlia Lithwick covers the Supreme Court for Slate. The court heard arguments on Tuesday, so in this podcasted conversation we asked Dahlia to describe a day in her life when the court is in session.
Here’s what she had to say about dress codes, the famous people you might see at the court, and what the Internet has done to legal journalism.
TODAY IN SLATE
The World’s Politest Protesters
The Occupy Central demonstrators are courteous. That’s actually what makes them so dangerous.
The Religious Right Is Not Happy With Republicans
The One Fact About Ebola That Should Calm You: It Spreads Slowly
The Feds Have Declared War on New Privacy Measures From Apple and Google
These “Dark” Lego Masterpieces Are Delightful and Evocative
How White Boy Rick, a legendary Detroit cocaine dealer, helped the FBI uncover brazen police corruption.
Black people’s disdain for “proper English” and academic achievement is a myth.