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

The Transgender Ban Will Weaken the Military

America’s armed services struggle to attract young recruits. Trump’s policy will make that job even harder.

GOP Senators Who Refused to Pass Trumpcare Have No Business Voting for “Skinny Repeal” Either

Trump DOJ Argues Federal Civil Rights Law Does Not Protect Gay Employees

Ivanka Didn’t Stop Her Dad’s Transphobic Policy. She’s Been Mum.

Does Kushner Look Like the Babadook or the Stranger Things Girl?

Technology

Apple’s Silence Is Trump’s Win

Tim Cook is letting the president make dubious claims about his company. Why?

Move Cautiously and
Break Nothing

Tech titans want to stand up to Trump and sit down with him. Will Silicon Valley ever join the resistance?

Trump Made a Dubious Claim About Apple. The Company’s Silence Speaks Volumes.

What Will It Look Like When Silicon Valley Joins the Resistance?

The Latest CTE Study Looks Damning for Football, but It Doesn’t Say Anything New

Beast Is the Novel an Author Writes When He Thinks the World Is Doomed

Most Recent See All
In Case You Missed It
Culturebox
Trump Hasn’t Killed Comedy He’s just killed our dumb contemporary idea of comedy.
Crime
The Killer Nurse She didn’t brag. She didn’t leave clues. She killed her patients, then went home to play computer games.
Movies  
Even Christopher Nolan Skeptics Will Be Wowed by Dunkirk
Metropolis When Diverse Neighborhoods Are Still Segregated
Jurisprudence
A Dangerous Command Trump told service members to support the GOP agenda. That breaks centuries of military tradition.
  Podcasts
  • Whistlestop Trump Isn’t the First President to Ask Staffers to Choose Between Loyalty and Resignation
  • Trumpcast The Many Fascists Behind Steve Bannon’s Ideology
  • The Gist Joan C. Williams on Liberal Class Cluelessness
  • Represent The (Black) Bachelorette Recap: What Went Down In Episodes 7–9
  • VIEW ALL

  Slate Plus
Dear Prudence
July 26 2017 7:15 AM Dear Prudence: The “Radical Unfriendliness” Edition Strangers keep telling me I’m not brown enough to be Indian. Help!