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News and Politics
Memos to 45
April 12 2016 11:11 AMCory Booker’s Advice for the Next President
The Angle
April 12 2016 10:50 AMThe Angle: Preaching Prosperity Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on Bill Clinton’s crime bill, Trump and the prosperity gospel, and mice, rats, and animal welfare.
The Angle
April 11 2016 12:20 PMThe Angle: Tune In Later EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the dubious future of NPR, Manny Pacquiao’s homophobia problem, and Rachel Maddow’s thoughts on how interviewers should handle Trump. 
Cover Story
April 10 2016 8:00 PMThe Fight for the Future of NPRA slow-moving bureaucracy. An antiquated business model. A horde of upstart competitors. Can National Public Radio survive?
The Angle
April 8 2016 4:43 PMThe Angle: Bill Clinton, Take a Seat EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Chuck Grassley and the Supreme Court, the Scar-Jo robot, and how Bill Clinton harms Hillary’s campaign. 
Foreigners
April 8 2016 1:07 PMHow Much Trouble Is Russia Causing in Europe?Too much, based on the results of a Dutch referendum about Ukraine.
Roads & Kingdoms
April 8 2016 8:30 AMHunting for Truffles in IraqIn a war-torn country, men risk their lives in pursuit of a small delicacy.
Politics
April 7 2016 6:35 PMFire Bill ClintonNo one is doing more damage to Hillary’s campaign than her husband.
Politics
April 7 2016 5:09 PMNo One Wants to Endorse Ted CruzAnd he’s fine with that.
The Angle
April 7 2016 12:15 PMThe Angle: Robed Crusaders EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on voter ID laws, the death of Merle Haggard, and one judge’s work to curb prosecutorial misconduct. 
The Angle
April 6 2016 4:27 PMThe Angle: Bernie vs. the Developing World EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Ted Cruz’s victory in the Wisconsin primary, Bernie Sanders’ views on trade, and Sterling K. Brown’s excellent performance as Chris Darden. 
Politics
April 6 2016 12:11 AMUnbound for GloryWith Ted Cruz’s victory in Wisconsin, his strategy now turns to uncommitted delegates.
Politics
April 5 2016 7:00 PMWhat Twitter Pundits Are Saying About the Wisconsin PrimaryCheck out the instant spin room.
The Angle
April 5 2016 4:25 PMThe Angle: Pretentious Is as Pretentious Does EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on sexual harassment in yoga, the anti-abortion movement’s double bind, and a new book about pretension. 
Politics
April 5 2016 11:07 AMThe Pro-Life Case for MurderDonald Trump suggested punishing women who get abortions. The response exposed the incoherence of the pro-life right.
Memos to 45
April 12 2016 11:09 AMIntroducing Memos to 45: Advice for the Next President
Politics
April 11 2016 2:07 PMThe Messy, Very Human Politics of Bill Clinton’s Crime BillThe activists who denounce the bill now have much in common with the activists who supported it in 1994.
Interrogation
April 11 2016 8:02 AMRachel Maddow Always Believed in Bernie SandersAnd thinks she’s figured out how to cover Donald Trump.
Faith-based
April 8 2016 5:37 PMPope Francis’ “Amoris Laetitia” Is a Closeted Argument for Gay MarriageThe Pope’s own words about infertility and erotic love undermine his argument against same-sex marriage.
Politics
April 8 2016 1:53 PMTrump on IceHe probably won’t be the nominee. So how will the GOP get rid of him?
Interrogation
April 8 2016 11:34 AMChina’s President Shows Up in the Panama Papers. Is This a Big Deal?A Communist Party expert on Xi Jinping: why he’s weak, why he’s hated, and how families like his got rich.
The Slate Quiz
April 8 2016 5:45 AMSlate News QuizWith Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Jurisprudence
April 7 2016 6:27 PMChuck Grassley’s Supreme Court CoupThe Senate judiciary chairman just took a torch to the high court for the sake of partisanship.
Politics
April 7 2016 1:04 PM“It’s Great to Be Home!”The scene at Donald Trump’s Long Island rally.
Jurisprudence
April 7 2016 5:45 AMFor ShameThe criminal justice system encourages prosecutors to get guilty verdicts by any means necessary—and to stand by even the most questionable convictions. Can one crusading court stop the lying and cheating?
Politics
April 6 2016 4:05 PMWhat Are You Waiting for, Democrats?Voter ID laws are having their intended effect. It’s time to do something.
Politics
April 5 2016 9:42 PMThe GOP Needs Ted Cruz (to Lose the Presidency)Cruz, not Trump, represents the cranky, ascendant faction that the party needs to marginalize.
War Stories
April 5 2016 5:20 PMRussia’s Long History of CorruptionThe Panama Papers merely confirm what we’ve long suspected about Putin.
Politics
April 5 2016 2:07 PMTrade BarbsIn Wisconsin, the flailing Trump campaign attacks Ted Cruz as soft on trade.
The Angle
April 4 2016 5:33 PMThe Angle: Down to the Bat-Cave EditionSlate's daily newsletter on the rise of digital personal assistants, Batman’s hidden gayness, and a new perspective on addiction. 

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