Politics

No One Is Stoking an Anti-Police Movement

America just wants better policing.

NY Police Union: Blood of Murdered Officers Is on Hands of Mayor, Protesters

Baltimore Police Warned NYPD of the Cop Killer Via Fax and Teletype

Phil Plait Explains the Winter Solstice, Which Is Today

Politics

Never Surrender

More Benghazi hearings are on the way. What exactly do Republicans hope will come of them?

Medical Examiner

Something to Sneeze At

Natural remedies that claim to “boost your immune system” don’t work, and it’s a good thing they don’t.

Never Surrender

You Don’t Actually Want to Boost Your Immune System

Why Obama Seemed More Comfortable Than Ever at Friday’s Press Conference

How to Talk to Someone Who Doesn’t Speak Much English

Most Recent See All
In Case You Missed It
Doublex
The College Rape Overcorrection How recent policies to protect women infringe on the civil rights of men.
Culturebox
The Year in Outrage Everything we got mad about in 2014.
Movies  
The Top 10 Movies of 2014
Television  
The 10 Best Shows of 2014
Family
Why Poor People Stay Poor Saving money costs money.
  Podcasts
  • Slate Money Slate Money on the Russian Ruble, Dodd-Frank, the Sony Hack, and Cuba
  • The Gist Why These Two Daily Show Writers and Their Friend Stuart Dabble in Podcasting
  • Live at Politics & Prose Jesmyn Ward Discusses Men We Reaped, Her Gripping Memoir
  • Political Gabfest Why Aren’t Republican Presidential Hopefuls Scared of Jeb Bush?
  • VIEW ALL

  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.