Woman Charged With Acting as Russian Agent Built Ties With NRA to Gain Influence Over GOP
Congressional GOP Carefully Expresses Mild Disappointment Over Trump’s Helsinki Performance
The Most Explosive Revelation From the Charges Against Mariia ButinaAnd what you probably missed from last week’s indictment of 12 Russians.
Even Some Right-Wing Outlets Think Trump Got Rolled at “Appalling,” “Disgusting” Press Conference
Ground Zero in the War on Voting RightsNew Hampshire Republicans passed a bill to suppress the student vote. Democrats have one last chance to defeat it.
The Good Fight
An “Extraordinarily” Trumpian Day in HelsinkiScenes like the Helsinki summit still seem strange to us. But we’re getting numb to them.
It’s Resignation TimeTrump’s performance in Helsinki was a disgrace. Any member of his national security team who sticks with him now is doing a disservice to America.
Trump Denounces U.S. Conclusions About Russian Hacking, Calls Putin’s Denial “Extremely Strong and Powerful”
Chicago’s Abusive Police State Is UntenableThe CPD’s latest deadly use of force leaves little wonder why some hope for a future without cops.
Kavanaugh Must Explain His Views on Presidential ImmunityHis written record suggests an unacceptable position.
Republican Senator Says Trump Lied About Russian Meddling During Summit as a Bizarro Form of Statecraft
Trump vs. StrzokIt’s the embattled FBI agent, not the president, who models American values.
The Angle: Embarrassing! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Helsinki summit, Chicago’s police, and bad melon.
Trump-Appointed Judge Bemoans the “Moral Tragedy” of Abortion, Accuses Lower Court of Anti-Christian Bias
What Putin Was Really Saying in HelsinkiTrump was there to make friends. Putin had a different agenda.
What Jeff Sessions’ Efforts to Deny Asylum to Domestic Violence Victims Look Like on the Ground
The Real Value of Cambridge AnalyticaA former aide to John Bolton’s super PAC said doing business with the firm wasn’t about its “comically bad” data.