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?
Amen, Canada! The Canadian Supreme Court, unlike the United States’ Supreme Court, understands that sectarian prayer is sectarian.
Stop Vilifying Almonds Yes, they use up a lot of water in drought-afflicted California. But the story gets a lot more complicated from there.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Chad Lorenz talks about running the home page, writing headlines, and his favorite picks from the magazine this week.
Golden Status The Warriors are the best team since Jordan’s Bulls. Why aren’t they respected as such?