The Slatest Week in Pictures

A pilgrimage in Nepal, elections in Athens, war in Syria, fashion in Paris, and trash heaps in China.

Jan. 9 2015 12:55 PMPhotos From Friday’s Hostage Situation in Paris Standoff outside a kosher supermarket and a printing plant where the Charlie Hebdo suspects and others took people hostage. 
Dec. 31 2014 12:01 PM2014 Photos of the YearSome of the most striking images and memorable events of the year.
Nov. 14 2014 2:36 PMMexico’s Days of RageGripping photos of the protests sweeping a nation.
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PMPeople’s Climate March in PhotosHundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
Aug. 13 2014 1:28 AMThe Lady With “the Look”Photos of Lauren Bacall (1924–2014), the sultry star of Hollywood’s Golden Age.
July 24 2014 5:05 PMUnder the ShellsGripping images of Gaza under siege.
May 24 2014 9:00 AMThe Week in PhotosA visual survey of this week's top international news stories.
Feb. 19 2014 2:26 PMPhotos From the Anti-Government Protests in Kiev, Ukraine
Jan. 24 2014 4:30 PMOn the BarricadesThe streets of Kiev turned violent as Ukrainians stood up to a dictatorship in the making.
Nov. 19 2013 12:50 PMThen and Now: The Assassination of JFKCapturing present-day photos of the iconic scenes of JFK’s assassination.
Aug. 23 2013 8:48 AMWhy Do People Visit Washington, D.C.?Today’s tourists are buried in their technology.
June 4 2013 6:14 PMPhotos From the Anti-Government Protests in Turkey
May 8 2013 11:35 AMSend Us Your Photos of GrandmaIn honor of Mother's Day, tell us what special dish she likes to cook.
April 19 2013 1:47 PMPhotos From the West, Texas, Factory Explosion
March 11 2013 7:16 PMBringing Japan’s Ghost Towns Back to LifeTwo years after a devastating disaster, can the Fukushima region remake itself?
Jan. 7 2015 2:22 PMPhotos From France Following the Attack on Charlie HebdoParisians gather in solidarity at Place de la République to remember those who were killed. 
Dec. 29 2014 4:45 PMThe Best Slate Photo Galleries of 2014The most popular photo essays on Slate this year.
Sept. 29 2014 3:59 PMAmazing Images From Hong Kong’s Umbrella RevolutionHong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters take to the streets, with firm grips on their rights and their umbrellas. 
Aug. 14 2014 10:37 AMPhotos of the Protests in FergusonDemonstrators are confronted by tear gas, rubber bullets, and a militarized police force.
July 26 2014 12:18 PMThe Week in PhotosA spotlight on the aftermath of MH17 and the conflict in Gaza.
June 7 2014 8:20 AMThe Week in PhotosFrom Hong Kong’s memorial to Tiananmen Square, to U.S. guards in Afghanistan, an overview of the week’s top international news stories.
March 12 2014 3:49 PMRemarkable Images of the Blast That Destroyed Two Buildings in Upper Manhattan
Feb. 18 2014 2:12 PMPhotos From the Anti-Government Protests in Venezuela
Jan. 7 2014 1:38 PMArtic Landscapes From the Polar VortexBeautiful photos.
Nov. 11 2013 12:18 AMSuper Typhoon Haiyan Devastates PhilippinesMore than 10,000 dead following one of the strongest storms in recorded history
June 26 2013 2:16 PMA Rally for EqualityPhotos of the scene outside the Supreme Court.
June 3 2013 5:48 AMPorch DogsExactly what it sounds like.
April 19 2013 5:15 PMPhotos From the Manhunt in Boston
April 15 2013 5:28 PMPhotos From the Boston Marathon Bombing
Feb. 25 2013 6:19 PMA Massacre of NegligenceA horrendous mistake made by the United Nations has led to the death of 8,000 Haitians since 2010. Why do U.N. leaders refuse to take responsibility for Haiti’s cholera epidemic?