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?
Why Democrats Have the Right to Be Angry With Clinton Her email scandal was easy to predict and avoid.
More Than Twenty Years After the Story in Show Me a Hero, Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.
Of Flying Squirrels and Yard Goats Meet the branding geniuses behind some of minor league baseball’s craziest logos and mascots.