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Why Fixing Trumpcare Is Impossible

There’s a secret, cynical reason Paul Ryan can’t give conservatives what they want on the American Health Care Act.

Chuck Schumer Announces Filibuster of Neil Gorsuch’s SCOTUS Confirmation

Donald and Melania Trump Reportedly Have Separate Bedrooms. Does That Matter?

Drake’s More Life Is Drake’s Best Album Because It Has the Least Drake

Is Filibustering Gorsuch a Wise Move? Slate Writers Debate.


White Tears

The hipsters of Hari Kunzru’s novel invent an ancient black bluesman—or was he real all along?

The Good Fight

How the West Can Defend Itself From Putin’s Russia

It’s time to return to a Cold War mentality.

An Unsettling Novel That Untangles the Razor Wire of Appropriation

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