Laurence H. Tribe

Laurence H. Tribe is the Carl M. Loeb University Professor and professor of constitutional law at Harvard Law School. His latest book is Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution (co-authored with Joshua Matz).

The Breakfast Table
July 1 2014 4:24 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableIt wasn’t a pivotal year, but the wind blows conservative.
The Breakfast Table
June 30 2014 3:04 PMIn Attacking Unions, the Roberts Court Forgets a Key Lesson of the New Deal
The Breakfast Table
June 26 2014 6:10 PMSupreme Court Breakfast Table“Specious unanimity” in two blockbuster cases.
The Breakfast Table
June 25 2014 11:12 AMThe Supreme Court Is Closing Off One Avenue of Civil Rights Relief After Another
The Breakfast Table
June 30 2014 4:18 PMIs the Hobby Lobby Decision Narrow or of “Startling Breadth”?
The Breakfast Table
June 27 2014 12:59 PMGiving Real Force to the First Amendment
The Breakfast Table
June 25 2014 5:32 PMSupreme Court Breakfast TableThe court should protect privacy even when the public doesn’t value it.
The Hive
June 13 2012 2:23 PMThe Once-and-for-All Solution to Our Campaign Finance ProblemsHow citizens can unite to undo Citizens United.


The World

How Canada’s Shooting Tragedies Have Shaped Its Gun Control Politics

Where Ebola Lives Between Outbreaks

Gunman Killed Inside Canadian Parliament; Soldier Shot at National Monument Dies

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Paul Farmer: Up to 90 Percent of Ebola Patients Should Survive

Is he right?


“I’m Not a Scientist” Is No Excuse

Politicians brag about their ignorance while making ignorant decisions.


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

In Praise of 13th Grade: Why a Fifth Year of High School Is a Great Idea 

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2014 9:19 PM The Phone Call Is Twenty Minutes of Pitch-Perfect, Wrenching Cinema
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
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.