News and Politics
Jurisprudence
Sept. 11 2014 2:50 PMThe Ultimate ConflictLocal prosecutors should not decide whether to criminally charge police officers like Ferguson’s Darren Wilson.
Weigel
Sept. 11 2014 1:17 PMThe ISIS-Bedwetter Watch Continues
Jurisprudence
Sept. 11 2014 12:41 PMVoter ID Laws May Worsen Voter FraudAnd is Texas’ law intentionally or merely incidentally racist?
Weigel
Sept. 11 2014 9:48 AMWatch Ted Cruz Turn a Political Problem Into a Pro-Israel Sister Souljah Moment
War Stories
Sept. 11 2014 12:29 AMObama at WarThe president outlined a reasonable strategy for attacking ISIS. What could go wrong?
Politics
Sept. 10 2014 9:24 PMIraq SyndromeSome senators support Obama’s campaign against ISIS. Others refuse to fall for the hype of another war.  
The World
Sept. 10 2014 6:27 PMHe Asked for Permission Before. Why Doesn’t Obama Think He Needs It to Bomb Syria Now?
Weigel
Sept. 10 2014 3:25 PMKoch Group Trolls Obama for Not Defying Republicans on Immigration
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Sept. 10 2014 12:04 PMMeanwhile, in Scotland, the Craziest Election of the Year
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 10 2014 10:39 AMWhere’s My Pizza? Three far-flung Slate-sters dish on the pros and cons of working away from Slate’s main offices.
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Sept. 10 2014 12:53 AMNew England Primary Night: Cuomo’s Scare and the Roar of the Liberals
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Sept. 9 2014 4:50 PMHow Barack Obama Lost Latino Voters for the Democrats in 2014
Politics
Sept. 9 2014 3:10 PMThe Progressives Strike BackThe left may not win this year, but it could be onto something.
Weigel
Sept. 9 2014 8:57 AMISIS Wins
Politics
Sept. 9 2014 5:00 AMCracked GraniteForces from everywhere but New Hampshire are spending millions to shake up the Republican primary race.
Weigel
Sept. 11 2014 2:44 PMIn Praise of Governors Who Are Having Trouble Winning Re-Election
View From Chicago
Sept. 11 2014 1:11 PMLet Scotland Go FreeIndependence isn’t crazy, irresponsible, or childish.
The World
Sept. 11 2014 10:08 AMObama: We Need to Fight ISIS, But Not for the Reasons You Think
This Just In
Sept. 11 2014 7:10 AMAn Unlikely HeroThe Marine who found two WTC survivors.
Politics
Sept. 10 2014 11:50 PMThe Wrong Lessons From the Next WarThe decision to confront ISIS is about more than appearing “strong” or “weak.” 
Jurisprudence
Sept. 10 2014 6:36 PMDon’t Blame the ProsecutorsWithout Janay Rice, they didn’t have a strong enough case.
Weigel
Sept. 10 2014 4:55 PMAnd Now, Training the Syrian Rebels
The World
Sept. 10 2014 1:09 PMDid We Wait Too Long to Intervene in Syria?
Weigel
Sept. 10 2014 11:17 AMThe Second Great Mulligan: It’s Catching On!
Weigel
Sept. 10 2014 9:58 AMDemocrats in Close Races Voted to Condemn Obama Over the Bergdahl Release
Weigel
Sept. 9 2014 5:58 PMGaslighting Is Covered by the First Amendment
Weigel
Sept. 9 2014 3:33 PMNot Every Republican Thinks We Should Listen to Dick Cheney on Iraq
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Sept. 9 2014 10:54 AMThe Great GOP Birth Control Pivot of 2014
Jurisprudence
Sept. 9 2014 8:00 AMEverything but the TruthWhy does the Supreme Court use made-up facts?
Weigel
Sept. 8 2014 5:18 PMThe Big Sort Fallacy, Continued

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