Benjamin Wittes

Jurisprudence
Dec. 8 2008 11:48 AMNuts and DeadboltsA blueprint for the closure of Guantanamo Bay.
Convictions
June 14 2008 8:39 AMAnother Reason for Congress To Legislate
Convictions
June 11 2008 7:54 AMPut Not Thy Faith in Federal Court Trials
Convictions
April 7 2008 1:14 PMNot Straw Men
Convictions
March 27 2008 9:31 AMConstitutional, Yes, but a Really Bad Idea
Convictions
March 21 2008 2:25 PMMore on Terror Tribunals
Convictions
March 19 2008 11:59 PMMukasey, Justice, and Emily
Articles
Oct. 7 1999 3:30 AM The Torah Codes, CrackedOK, so maybe God didn't write the Bible.
Jurisprudence
Aug. 24 1996 3:30 AMNight CourtsDoes the U.S. really need its new secret tribunal?
Convictions
June 15 2008 1:13 PMDisagreements Both Modest and Fundamental
Convictions
June 13 2008 10:00 AMWhy We Still Need a Detention Statute
Convictions
April 26 2008 8:25 AMWait a Minute: Don't We Want the Royal Navy to Detain Pirates?
Convictions
April 5 2008 6:06 PMSimply Mistaken?
Convictions
March 23 2008 1:34 PMMore on Tainted Evidence
Convictions
March 21 2008 2:20 AMCheney is Not a JAG
Convictions
March 18 2008 12:53 AMMore on Mukasey's Comments
Articles
March 23 1997 3:30 AMCracking God's CodeMaybe the Lord did write the Bible.

TODAY IN SLATE

Culturebox

The End of Pregnancy

And the inevitable rise of the artificial womb.

Doctor Tests Positive for Ebola in New York City

How a Company You’ve Never Heard of Took Control of the Entire Porn Industry

The Hot New Strategy for Desperate Democrats

Blame China for everything.

The Questions That Michael Brown’s Autopsies Can’t Answer

Foreigners

Kiev Used to Be an Easygoing Place

Now it’s descending into madness.

Technology

Don’t Just Sit There

How to be more productive during your commute.

There Has Never Been a Comic Book Character Like John Constantine

Which Came First, the Word Chicken or the Word Egg?

  News & Politics
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 24 2014 12:10 AM Play the Slate News Quiz With Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
  Life
Outward
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Working
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 6:55 PM A Goodfellas Actor Sued The Simpsons for Stealing His Likeness. Does He Have a Case?
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 23 2014 11:47 PM Don’t Just Sit There How to be more productive during your commute.
  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.