The Most Popular Slate Stories of 2018
In a Year Full of Heinous Men, Here’s Why Jeffrey Epstein Still Managed to Be Shocking
The Year of the Old Boys: How Childish Masculinity Became the Engine of Power in America
Chief Justice John Roberts Joins the Liberals to Block Trump Asylum Restriction in 5–4 Decision
The 83 Dismissed Ethics Complaints Against Brett Kavanaugh Underscore What SCOTUS Lost This Year
Jeffrey Wright Guarded “Hippy” Brett Kavanaugh in High School, and “Hippy” Brian Lehrer Claims You Can Be a Mets and Yankees Fan
Christine Blasey Ford Releases Rare Public Statement to Thank Her Supporters
Heidi Heitkamp’s Kavanaugh Vote Didn’t Cost Her the Election. But It Makes Her Loss Even More Painful.
Brett Kavanaugh Has Refused to Run Interference for Trump in Three Key Early Rulings. Why?
The Weird Kavanaugh Encounter That Led Me, a Staunch Republican, to Volunteer for Heidi Heitkamp
The GoFundMe Campaigns That Have Raised $840,000 for Christine Blasey Ford Make Me a Little Squeamish
Teeing Up the Term and What the Court’s Newest Justice Means for Voting Rights
Why Female Trump Surrogates Are So Popular on the Campaign Trail
Jeff Flake Says He Wasn’t Sure He Believed Brett Kavanaugh’s Denials
A Political Scientist Explains Why Democrats Must Pack the Courts to Restore Democracy
Why Trump’s Supporters Will Believe Any Lie He Tells
The Way the GOP Dismissed Christine Blasey Ford Foreshadows How It Will Dismantle Roe
“Man-Hating Lesbian” Is a Classic Insult. But in the #MeToo Era, It’s Time to Reclaim It.
A Conservative Appeals Court Is Poised to Kneecap Civil Rights Law Because Thomas and Gorsuch Sent the Bat Signal
Christine Blasey Ford’s Memory of Her Assault Isn’t a Case of Mistaken Identity