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Foreigners
Nov. 18 2014 10:12 AMDid Abdul-Rahman Kassig Deny ISIS the Ending It Wanted?
Politics
Nov. 17 2014 7:29 PMPity the RepublicansIf the GOP had partnered with President Obama, they could have watered down his immigration agenda. Instead, they will just lose. 
The World
Nov. 17 2014 4:06 PMLondon Mayor Boris Johnson Wants You to Know That Churchill Was Not Racist or Sexist
Propublica
Nov. 15 2014 7:00 AMBorder Patrol Horror StoriesAnd other great investigative reporting from the past week.
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 7:34 PMA War or a Skirmish?Liberals and conservatives are overplaying the significance of Obama’s action on immigration.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 14 2014 4:05 PMSupreme Court Justices Are Not Really JudgesThey don’t take the law seriously enough.
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 2:55 PMWhy Democrats Can’t Win Over White Working-Class VotersThe party’s economic populism doesn’t reach that far. 
Photography
Nov. 14 2014 2:36 PMMexico’s Days of RageGripping photos of the protests sweeping a nation.
The World
Nov. 14 2014 1:37 PMWill Australia’s Anti-Green Prime Minister Push the Country Into International Isolation?
Roads & Kingdoms
Nov. 14 2014 9:01 AMRescued From the Land of Fire and IceStranded on a floating glacier? This crew of Icelandic volunteers is here to save you.
Politics
Nov. 13 2014 6:30 PMMary Landrieu’s Pipeline Pipe DreamWhy are Democrats indulging the Louisiana senator’s desperate, pointless push to fast-track Keystone XL?
Foreigners
Nov. 13 2014 5:09 PMDistrust and VerifyWhy Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s obstacles to a nuclear deal are surprisingly similar to President Obama’s.
The World
Nov. 13 2014 12:21 PMThe Latest From Ukraine: A Cease-Fire No One Is Observing in a War No One Is Fighting
Politics
Nov. 12 2014 8:02 PMLess Firing, More HiringThe VA shouldn’t focus on cleaning house. What the agency needs is truckloads of doctors and nurses.
War Stories
Nov. 12 2014 5:16 PMLet’s Make a DealChina’s Xi Jinping seems to understand that with great power comes at least some responsibility.
Foreigners
Nov. 18 2014 4:00 AMSlate Voice: “Russia Gets Religion”From Moscow, Josh Keating reports on a religious revival in Putin’s Russia.
The World
Nov. 17 2014 4:24 PMAre ISIS’ Western Fighters a Terrifying Security Threat or Bumbling, Tweeting Morons?
Gallery
Nov. 15 2014 8:03 AMTake It to the Street!Photos of public actions this week, worldwide
Foreigners
Nov. 14 2014 8:00 PMWhy Germans Want to Change the SubjectThey’d rather debate the future of processed food than acknowledge Putin’s military aggression.
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 5:45 PMThe Anti-Obamacare FAQEverything you need to know about why conservatives want to repeal the president’s health care law.
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 3:49 PMSix Degrees of Jonathan GruberWhy the Republicans’ anger over the MIT professor’s statements about Obamacare is politically justified.
The World
Nov. 14 2014 2:38 PMCould the Disappearance of 43 Students Bring Down the Mexican Government?
Politics
Nov. 14 2014 2:06 PMThe Coming Immigration WarWhy Republicans are furious about the president’s threat to use executive action, and what they plan to do about it.
The World
Nov. 14 2014 11:13 AMIs the U.S. Leaving Itself Wiggle Room on Torture?
The Slate Quiz
Nov. 13 2014 11:50 PMPlay the Slate News QuizWith Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 13 2014 5:37 PMWhy Is Justin Wolfe Still in Prison?His murder conviction was vacated three years ago, but Virginia won’t set him free.
The World
Nov. 13 2014 5:05 PMWhat Will Change if ISIS and al-Qaida Patch Things Up?
Foreigners
Nov. 13 2014 11:54 AMWhite FlightAmerica’s white supremacists are ignored at home. So they are looking to start over with a little help from Europe’s far right.
Politics
Nov. 12 2014 6:08 PMThe I-WordNo, Republicans aren’t going to try to impeach President Obama. But you can’t blame Democrats for thinking they might.
Dispatches
Nov. 12 2014 3:49 PMUnclaimed PropertyAn auction in Pennsylvania where the items up for bid are guns used in suicides.

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