News and Politics
News and Politics
Politics
July 22 2016 12:12 AMDonald Trump’s Speech Was Just Another ScamThe world he described doesn’t exist.
Crime
July 21 2016 7:18 PMNorth Miami Cop Defense: He Was Trying to Protect the Man He ShotSo says the head of the Dade County Police Benevolent Association.
Politics
July 21 2016 4:46 PMDaughters Don’t Let Their Mothers Watch Fox NewsHow to use “parental lock” to prevent your parents from tuning in to cable news.
Jurisprudence
July 21 2016 4:19 PMJustices IgnoredThe Supreme Court is the most important issue of the election for Republicans. So they’re not talking about it.
Politics
July 21 2016 1:15 PMWill Ted Cruz Ever Be Forgiven?“Sir, I’m not going to engage in a screaming fight.” At breakfast with the archvillain of the RNC.
Politics
July 21 2016 11:23 AMMike Pence’s New GodThe Christian conservative was supposed to bring morality to Trump’s campaign. Instead he caved to Trump. 
Cover Story
July 21 2016 9:50 AMPutin’s PuppetIf the Russian president could design a candidate to undermine American interests—and advance his own—he’d look a lot like Donald Trump.
Politics
July 21 2016 8:44 AMTed Cruz Just Made Himself a Conservative IconRefusing to endorse Donald Trump was a genius career move.
Politics
July 20 2016 7:04 PMI’m With LuciferSatan is a defender of personal liberty who rebelled against the tyranny of the Great Regulator. Why don’t Republicans like him?
The Angle
July 20 2016 5:56 PMThe Angle: Lock Her Up! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the second night of speeches at the Republican National Convention.
Politics
July 20 2016 12:33 PMLet’s Count the Lies in Christie’s Attack on ClintonYou might need the fingers on both hands.
Politics
July 20 2016 12:30 AMTrump’s CowardHow Paul Ryan embraced a racist and ruined his party.
Politics
July 19 2016 10:40 PMI Watched the GOP Nominate Donald Trump With the Saddest Senator in the ArenaHis anti-Trump dreams dead, Sen. Mike Lee had one question on his mind: What’s so great about Pokémon Go?
Politics
July 19 2016 4:57 PMWill the Anti-Trumpers Mount an Unruly Final Protest During the Nomination Vote?Their formal options are gone. All that’s left is trolling.
Politics
July 19 2016 3:43 PMMelania’s Speech Was a Goof. The Rest of Monday Was a Horror Show.The GOP’s message: Fear brown people.
Crime
July 21 2016 11:03 PMDonald Trump Has Zero Ideas for How to Lower Crime RatesThat doesn’t mean he’s wrong about the troubling spike in violence in America’s cities.
The Angle
July 21 2016 5:57 PMThe Angle: Vote Your Conscience EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the third night of festivities at the Republican National Convention.
Crime
July 21 2016 4:25 PMA Shocking Reminder of How Reliant Prosecutors Are on Plea Deals   A rogue lab technician in Massachusetts inadvertently shows how rare criminal trials are.
Politics
July 21 2016 2:41 PMTrump Is Dangerously Incompetent on National SecurityHis promise to abandon NATO allies is a huge gift to Russia and China.
Politics
July 21 2016 12:46 PMThe Real Winner of the RNC: Vladimir PutinThe Trump campaign continues its terrifying effort to cozy up to the Kremlin.
Crime
July 21 2016 11:18 AMCharles Kinsey Did Everything He Possibly Could Not to be Shot And the police shot him anyway.
Jurisprudence
July 21 2016 9:28 AMThe Voting Rights Act Might Get Some Teeth BackThanks to an appeals ruling, Texas’ discriminatory voting laws could end up under federal oversight.
Politics
July 21 2016 1:59 AMDonald Trump Incited a Delegate Civil War at the GOP Convention. Ted Cruz Made It Worse.  Bullied all week by their party and its nominee, the anti-Trumpers finally got their moment.
Politics
July 20 2016 6:02 PMThe Message of the RNC Is Clear and TerrifyingRepressive white nationalism has supplanted small government as the creed of the GOP.
Politics
July 20 2016 4:42 PMThe Trump–Pence Logo Was a Yuge Missed OpportunitySo says the co-designer of Hillary Clinton’s logo.
Politics
July 20 2016 12:36 AM“Lock Her Up!”The bloodlust in Chris Christie’s speech against Hillary Clinton is not normal. It’s sick.
Politics
July 19 2016 11:52 PMThe Republican Party Is Not DeadDonald Trump is awful. The convention is a disgrace. But the GOP will come back strong sooner than you think.
The Angle
July 19 2016 5:54 PMThe Angle: Eyes on Your Own Paper EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Republican National Convention’s first night of speeches.
Politics
July 19 2016 3:43 PMMelania Trump’s Plagiarism MattersSure, it pales in comparison with other Trump transgressions. That doesn’t mean we should ignore it.
Foreigners
July 19 2016 1:57 PMThe Tragedy of Qandeel BalochThe Pakistani social media star gave voice to a generation of women.

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