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.
Charlotte Was Different An all-too-familiar story—an unarmed black man killed by a white police officer—with an unfamiliar ending.
Even Appalachia Is Walking Away From Coal Why the Tennessee Valley Authority is about to retire a massive chunk of its coal-burning plants.
Financial Firms Hire Academics to Conduct Favorable Research. This One Got Caught, Thanks to Elizabeth Warren.
What We Talk About When We Talk About the Man Bun A man and a woman who sometimes wears a bun debate.
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The Empire Podcast: The Second Season Is Here Hear Slate’s complete commentary on the newest Empire episodes.
Why Do-Gooders Make the Rest of Us Uncomfortable Larissa MacFarquhar explores unchecked idealism in Strangers Drowning.