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The History of American Slavery
June 25 2015 1:35 PMThe Atlantic Slave Trade in Two Minutes315 years. 20,528 voyages. Millions of lives.
Atlas Obscura
June 25 2015 10:30 AMThis Once-Rollicking British Pier Is Now a Haunting Offshore Skeleton
The Eye
June 25 2015 8:51 AMAutomation Has Made Airline Travel Safer. But Are Pilots Too Dependent on It?
Outward
June 25 2015 6:00 AMGay Marriage Will Have Unintended Consequences—Here Are the Ones to Really Worry About.
Inside Higher Ed
June 24 2015 3:10 PMNo Tolerance for IntoleranceSouthern universities are calling for the removal of Confederate flags and other racist symbols.
Outward
June 24 2015 12:52 PMThe Family Research Council’s Anti-Trans Guide Is an Embarrassing Failure of Logic
The Eye
June 24 2015 9:14 AMCould This Medical Device End Animal Testing?
Outward
June 24 2015 8:30 AMWhy Is Transgender Part of LGBTQ When Some Trans People Are Straight? (Video.)
Outward
June 23 2015 1:54 PMThe U.S. Government’s Cruel, Malicious Campaign Against Gay Americans
Atlas Obscura
June 23 2015 11:46 AMThe Ceremonial Throne of Denmark Passes Off Narwhal Tusks as Unicorn Horns
Dear Prudence
June 23 2015 8:39 AMRound-Trip FlightMy husband disappeared for five weeks and returned without explanation.
Behind the Scenes
June 22 2015 3:46 PMWant to Drive the Slate Copy Desk Crazy?Make these common mistakes.
Outward
June 22 2015 1:13 PMThe “Kill the Gays” Initiative Shows California’s System Is Broken. Let’s Fix It.
Live Chats
June 22 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor June 22, 2015.
Lexicon Valley
June 22 2015 11:27 AMIt’s Time to Speak Up About the Overuse of “Speaking Out”
Lexicon Valley
June 25 2015 12:31 PMIs Language Now Meaningless? A Ruling in the Matter of Scalia v. SCOTUScare.
Doonan
June 25 2015 9:31 AMFree WillieOutlining the rise of the fashionable phallus.
Dear Prudence
June 25 2015 6:30 AMMom and Dad Are WatchingI gave my parents remote access to our baby monitor. Huge mistake.
Lexicon Valley
June 24 2015 3:20 PMCan You Guess the Poem From a Single Line? Take Our Quiz.
Outward
June 24 2015 2:30 PMThis Pride, Looking for True Liberation in an Age of Tolerance
The History of American Slavery
June 24 2015 11:30 AMWhat Was “Gradual Emancipation”?Even in the Northern states, slavery’s abolition arrived slowly after America’s Revolution.
Outward
June 24 2015 9:00 AMThe Creator of Mr. Robot Explains Why the Hacker Drama Needed a Gay Character
Outward
June 23 2015 5:42 PMJudge Nixes California’s “Kill the Gays” Ballot Initiative
Quora
June 23 2015 12:26 PMWhat’s the Value of an Editor in Publishing?
The Eye
June 23 2015 9:06 AMIs This the World’s Fanciest McDonald’s?
Outward
June 22 2015 3:56 PMNetflix’s Sense8 Isn’t Perfect, but It’s the Best Queer Show on TV
Dear Prudence
June 22 2015 3:08 PMBlack and White IssueMy white wife won’t let us use a black sperm donor because it’s “safer” not to.
Quora
June 22 2015 12:27 PMWhat Can You Tell About Someone From the Character He Plays in World of Warcraft?
Atlas Obscura
June 22 2015 11:30 AMA Series of Minneapolis Manhole Covers Mix Urban Planning With Whimsical Design
The Eye
June 22 2015 9:07 AMThese Colorful 1870s Census Maps Were Remade With Current U.S. Statistical Data