Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts
Politics

There Is No Horse Race

It’s Clinton by a mile, with Trump praying for black swans.

Scott Brown Isn’t Helping His Case by Denying Sexual Harassment Allegations This Way

50 Years of War to End as Colombia and FARC Rebels Reach a Historic Peace

McDonald’s Tried to Encourage Healthy Living but Ended Up Literally Burning Children

Hackers Harass Leslie Jones by Posting Nude Photos on Her Website

Politics

“Undercover” Voters May Exist

But they won’t save Donald Trump.

Bad Astronomy

New Planet Spotted Right Next to Our Solar System

And it’s fascinating in so many ways.

“Undercover” Voters May Exist, but They Won’t Save Donald Trump

Astronomers Discover a New Planet Orbiting the Closest Star to the Sun!

Do Kids Face More Risks Than Before, or Are We Just More Scared for Them? A New Study Offers Clues.

Why Are Trump Fans Using This Crack-Era Slang Popularized by a Rapper?

Most Recent See All
In Case You Missed It
How the Democrats Are Failing Obamacare Their signature legislative achievement needs a fix. It’s time for them to stop pretending everything’s fine.
Metropolis
Crowded House Group living could be the answer to America’s rent crisis. Why do so many cities outlaw it?
Moneybox Why Isn’t Obamacare Working the Way It Should?
Nightlight How Hard Is It to Make Your Own Children’s Book?
The Kids
Yes, You Eated Gogurt for Bekfast! Is repeating your toddler’s cute speech mistakes bad for her development?
  Podcasts
  • The Gist Rachel Weisz Can’t Stop Shape-Shifting in Joshua Marston’s Complete Unknown
  • Culture Gabfest The Rise and Fall of Gawker
  • Whistlestop Whistlestop Live From New York and San Francisco!
  • Dear Prudence “I Make Terrible Decisions and Can’t Seem to Stop,” on This Week’s Dear Prudie Podcast
  • VIEW ALL