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News and Politics
Roads & Kingdoms
Jan. 9 2017 5:55 AMThe Bride’s SideSeparate celebrations for women and men mean twice the business for Iran’s growing wedding industry.
War Stories
Jan. 6 2017 6:27 PMSurprise! It Was Putin.The unclassified report on Russia’s meddling blames the man himself, not just “Russian officials.”
Politics
Jan. 6 2017 4:55 PMThe Most Extreme Party Coalition Since the Civil WarThe GOP of 2017 is more radical than conservative, and the outlook is bleak.
Politics
Jan. 6 2017 10:58 AMThe Repeal-and-Delay DisasterThe Republicans’ plan to destroy Obamacare and figure the rest out later would be bad for the party and for America.
Politics
Jan. 5 2017 6:38 PMWill Republicans Ever Replace Obamacare?The bickering has begun.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 5 2017 5:48 PMThe George W. Bush Advice Obama Should Have TakenHe needed to do better on presidential pardons.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 5 2017 10:53 AMRepublicans’ Dangerous Tax Reform PlanFundamental tax reform has always been a bipartisan undertaking. Until now.
The Good Fight
Jan. 5 2017 5:50 AMAmerica’s AbdicationDonald Trump’s ascent to power marks the first time in living memory that the liberal world order no longer has a powerful defender.
Jurisprudence
Jan. 4 2017 7:14 PMHigh Crimes and MisdemeanorsDonald Trump appears determined to violate the Constitution on Day One of his presidency.
Politics
Jan. 4 2017 7:30 AMThe Bad Research Behind the Bogus Claim That North Carolina Is No Longer a DemocracyNo, North Korea isn’t more democratic than the Tar Heel State.
Politics
Jan. 3 2017 5:05 PMThe Ethics Fuss Pitted the GOP’s Shamelessness Against Trump’sWe learned something about the Republicans’ priorities—and even more about the new president’s indifference to them.
Politics
Jan. 3 2017 2:12 PMPutin’s Dream TeamIt’s Trump, Priebus, Conway & Spicer LLP. To get Putin off the hook, they’re putting America on trial.
Roads & Kingdoms
Jan. 2 2017 5:55 AMDeath on the Hippie TrailA young man’s mysterious disappearance in the Himalayas.
Metropolis
Dec. 30 2016 4:31 PMThe Best Things America Built in 2016A museum. A medical school. A synagogue. What we can learn from the most striking architecture of the year.
The Angle
Dec. 29 2016 6:14 PMThe Angle: Broken Heart EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the death of Debbie Reynolds, adults in playgrounds, and a 2016 playlist.
Cover Story
Jan. 9 2017 5:00 AMThe Obama ParadoxOur first black president has an unyielding faith in the goodness of America. It got him elected. And it will cost him his legacy.
The Angle
Jan. 6 2017 6:08 PMThe Angle: Repeal and ... What? EditionSlate's daily newsletter on Republican health care strategy, movie-watching resolutions, and a very young pope.
War Stories
Jan. 6 2017 4:49 PMIs Mike Flynn Behind Trump’s Scornful Treatment of the Intelligence Community?Quite possibly. Or maybe they are egging on each other.
The Slate Quiz
Jan. 6 2017 5:45 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
The Angle
Jan. 5 2017 6:20 PMThe Angle: Transform or Die EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Megyn Kelly’s history of racism, the fate of the mortgage interest deduction, and the prospects for Trump’s presidency.
Politics
Jan. 5 2017 4:51 PMDemocrats Don’t Have a “Religion Problem”They have a white voter problem.
Politics
Jan. 5 2017 9:55 AMWill Donald Trump Be FDR or Jimmy Carter?We’re on the cusp of either a transformative presidency or a party-killing failure.
Politics
Jan. 4 2017 7:55 PMDon’t Forget That Megyn Kelly Is a Racial DemagogueThe recent flattering coverage of her move to NBC leaves out the ugliest episodes of her work at Fox.
The Angle
Jan. 4 2017 6:20 PMThe Angle: Rate My Democracy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on religious freedom in Mississippi, democracy in North Carolina, and actor-driven movies.
The Angle
Jan. 3 2017 6:16 PMThe Angle: Back in the USSR EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the new Celebrity Apprentice, Megyn Kelly’s move, and Russia’s resurgence.
Politics
Jan. 3 2017 4:40 PMPolitical Malpractice Saved the Ethics OfficeFor now.
Cover Story
Jan. 2 2017 8:00 PMRussia ResurgentOur old rival was supposed to be a power of the past. How Vladimir Putin engineered his nation’s return to the world stage—and what he’ll do next.
The Angle
Dec. 30 2016 6:12 PMThe Angle: Some Good Things EditionSlates daily newsletter on pretty new buildings, queer sources of joy, and a nice, deserving Canadian bird.
War Stories
Dec. 30 2016 4:23 PMWill Obama’s Russia Retaliation Work?Or is it too little, too late?
Politics
Dec. 29 2016 2:27 PMDonald Trump Is Unpopular, and So Is the GOP’s AgendaHow can Democrats capitalize?

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