The High Court Takes Center StageThe biggest year in the Supreme Court’s modern history will shape the 2016 election.
The 200-Day ClubThat’s how long uncontroversial nominees are waiting to join the federal bench.
Scalia vs. RobertsThe conservative justices faced off over Obamacare—now they’re dueling again.
What Kagan Should SayElena Kagan should use her confirmation hearings to defend the Constitution. All of it.
Constitutional DriftObama veers to the right, but does he need to take the Constitution with him?
The Strong, Loud Type Chris Christie is offering a blunt-talking tough-guy routine to win over voters.
The XX Factor
Duggar Revelations Are Just the Latest Sex Abuse Scandal to Rock Far-Right Fundamentalism
What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
Ironic Misandry Claims Its First Victim A woman tweets #KillAllWhiteMen and the Internet explodes.
How Things Break Ali fought Liston 50 years ago. Two legends were born, but another was broken.