If a Federal Statute Falls in the Forest and No One's Around, Does It Make a Sound (or Undermine What Would Otherwise Be a "National Consensus")?
How Did Jim Haynes and Donald Rumsfeld Come to Authorize Torture, Cruel Treatment, and Systematic Violations of the UCMJ?
Can the Executive Avoid the Impact of Boumediene by Moving the Detainees to Another Foreign Facility?
Ah, but the Question Is *Not* Whether It Is "Wise" To Detain the Uighurs, "All Things Considered"
The Logic of Indefinite Dentention: How All the World's Militants Are Connected to the 9/11 Attacks
"Relaxed Procedural Protections" in Terrorism Cases: What the Military Commissions Debate Is Really About
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?