Jonathan Mahler
Jonathan Mahler

Jonathan Mahler is a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and the author of The Challenge: Hamdan v. Rumsfeld and the Fight Over Presidential Power.

Jurisprudence
Nov. 12 2008 4:52 PMDismantling GuantanamoClosing down the prison camp may be easier said than done.
The Breakfast Table
Jan. 17 2000 7:51 PMDissecting the Day's News
Sports Nut
Nov. 20 2000 9:30 PMYeah, Yeah, but What Made DiMaggio Such a Winner?
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM 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.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.