Obamacare Is Doomed! Everybody Panic!Not so fast, progressives. It’s far from a sure thing that the Supreme Court will destroy the Affordable Care Act.
Was John Roberts Being Political?At the high court, law and politics come together. It’s the politicization of the court that should make us worried.
Not your Gingrich’s Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court rediscovers federalism just in time for 2012 election.
Judge Leon’s NSA #SlatepitchThe wacky idea that giving away your data creates a greater expectation of privacy.
The Supreme Court Fails the Fourth Amendment TestWhat all the justices don’t understand about police investigations.
Justice by the NumbersWhen it comes to deciding the future of Obamacare, the Supreme Court should ignore public opinion.
Europe’s Other Crackdown Azerbaijan is decimating its human rights activists, and why not? It’s faced almost no consequences for its repression.
The Grandparent Trap The shameful problem of elder financial abuse is only going to get worse.
Inside Higher Ed
How Unemployment Rates Shift Choices of Majors When the economy is weak, college students flee liberal arts.
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of July 27, curated by Slate writers and editors.
Inside Out Director Pete Docter Explains Why Pixar Remade Certain Scenes for Foreign Viewers
Why Cecil Was Such an Important Lion In videos, photos, and scientific research papers, he was a star.
It Took 22 Years for the Women’s 1,500-Meters Record to Fall. What's the Fastest Humans Can Possibly Run?