News and Politics
News and Politics
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Dec. 6 2017 2:54 PMHarvey Weinstein’s Lawyers Suggest Some Accusers Had Consensual Sex With Him and Developed Regrets Later
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Dec. 6 2017 1:24 PMAnother Bizarre Twist in the Mysterious Attacks on the U.S. Embassy in Cuba
Politics
Dec. 6 2017 12:21 PMThe Uneven Playing FieldSure, don’t stoop to their level. But let’s acknowledge that the game Republicans are forcing everyone to play insists morality is for losers.
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Dec. 6 2017 11:43 AMHow Upset Are Trump’s Saudi Friends, Really, About His Jerusalem Move?
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Dec. 6 2017 9:48 AMPowerful Winds Are Driving Destructive Fires Across Thousands of Acres of Southern California
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Dec. 5 2017 10:44 PMA Bill So Unpopular It Made Voters Think Democrats Have Better Ideas About Taxes Than Republicans
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Dec. 5 2017 8:57 PMRepublican Sen. Jeff Flake Donates $100 to Roy Moore’s Democratic Challenger Doug Jones
Jurisprudence
Dec. 5 2017 6:51 PMThe Trump Court-Packing Plan Is Based on a FictionThere is no judicial workload crisis.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 5 2017 6:17 PMSorry, New York TimesProsecuting Trump cronies under the Logan Act would be a terrible own goal for Robert Mueller.
Interrogation
Dec. 5 2017 4:53 PMTrump’s Jerusalem Decision Has No UpsideIt ruins any chance of a peace plan, hurts Israel’s growing relationship with its Arab neighbors, and helps Iran. 
The Slatest
Dec. 5 2017 4:25 PMThe Latest Issue Threatening to Derail Brexit and Theresa May: Ireland
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Dec. 5 2017 3:36 PMThe Extreme Politics of the Roy Moore Spokeswoman Who Told a Pregnant CNN Host Doug Jones Supported Killing Unborn Babies Like Hers
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Dec. 5 2017 12:12 PMEx-Georgian President Escapes Police Custody After Rooftop Chase in Ukraine
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Dec. 5 2017 9:56 AMRep. John Conyers Announces He Will Leave Congress Immediately
Jurisprudence
Dec. 5 2017 6:30 AMWrongly Imprisoned for Killing His Infant Daughter, a Father Could Go Free This WeekThe science on shaken baby syndrome, it turns out, was not actually sound and should not have been used for putting this father behind bars.
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Dec. 6 2017 2:32 PMThe Cynical Pointlessness of Trump’s Jerusalem Announcement
Politics
Dec. 6 2017 1:09 PMThe Access Hollywood Formula for Republican RedemptionRoy Moore follows Donald Trump’s path to party forgiveness.
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Dec. 6 2017 12:19 PMSeveral Democratic Senators Call on Al Franken to Resign After New Accusation Emerges
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Dec. 6 2017 11:39 AMMore Ugly Details Emerge About Harvey Weinstein’s Legal and PR Army as Accusers File Class Action Suit
Assessment
Dec. 6 2017 8:00 AMThe StuttererHow he makes his voice heard.
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Dec. 5 2017 9:02 PMToday in Conservative Media: Tax Cuts for the Rich Are a Moral Necessity
Politics
Dec. 5 2017 8:04 PMThe Case Against SALTWhy ending the state-local deduction is good for red and blue states.
The Angle
Dec. 5 2017 6:24 PMThe Angle: Compromised Self EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Don Jr., a weird GIF, and applying to college while Asian.
Supreme Court Dispatches
Dec. 5 2017 6:15 PMMasterpiece TheaterThe Supreme Court isn’t convinced that cake is speech—but Justice Kennedy might rule in favor of an anti-gay baker anyway.
The Slatest
Dec. 5 2017 4:31 PMDemocrats: Please, Please Stop Sharing Seth Abramson’s Very Bad Tweets
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Dec. 5 2017 3:42 PMHe’s Actually Doing It: Trump to Recognize Jerusalem as Capital of Israel
Politics
Dec. 5 2017 12:40 PMThe “Fiscal Responsibility” TrapRepublicans only care about debt and deficits when Democrats are in power.
Politics
Dec. 5 2017 11:41 AMThe Key to Understanding Don Jr.The president’s eldest son is entitled, oafish, combative—and desperate for his dad’s approval.
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Dec. 5 2017 8:59 AMMike Pence Seriously Considered a Campaign Coup After the Access Hollywood Tape
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Dec. 4 2017 11:32 PMRepublican Party Dives Back into Alabama Senate Race to Help Elect a Man Who Allegedly Preyed on Teenage Girls

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