Supreme Court

The Issue Is Pluralism

Amy Coney Barrett’s commitment to Catholicism isn’t the issue. Her commitment to religious pluralism is.

By John Halpin

Firing the Inspectors General

A President who can stop legitimate investigations is a President who places himself above the law.

By Richard W. Painter

Corrupting the Judiciary

The politicization of the judiciary was always understood to have certain limits. Then Trump came along.

By Larry Kramer

Saving the Supreme Court

What’s needed is to make the Court more democratically accountable and to end strategic retirements. Here’s how.

By Frederick A.O. ("Fritz") Schwarz Jr.

Let's Think About Court-Packing

Yes, it’s a dangerous tactic. But so is permitting a reality in which Republicans win rigged elections and the Supreme Court winks.

By Ian Millhiser