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News and Politics
The Angle
June 7 2016 5:58 PMThe Angle: Closing Time for Bernie EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Brock Turner sexual assault case, Republican excuses for Trump’s racism, and Bernie Sanders’ prospects.
Politics
June 7 2016 5:57 AMBernie Ends TonightSanders has had every right to stay in the race. That’s all about to change.
The Angle
June 6 2016 5:59 PMThe Angle: Majority-Minority Edition Slate's daily newsletter on Trump's attacks on the judiciary, the life of Muhammad Ali, and a new era in public schooling. 
Jurisprudence
June 6 2016 4:39 PMThe Supreme Court Needs to Settle Birthright CitizenshipAn injustice in American Samoa shows how SCOTUS can end this controversy.
Roads & Kingdoms
June 6 2016 2:55 PMMeet the Malcolm X of MauritaniaBiram Dah Abeid has been fighting slavery since childhood. With his release from prison, will he become the president of Mauritania? 
Jurisprudence
June 6 2016 10:12 AMWhen Muhammad Ali Took on AmericaWhat the boxer–turned–conscientious objector won in his Supreme Court fight over the Vietnam War, and what he lost.
The Angle
June 3 2016 5:51 PMThe Angle: Her Own Attack Dog Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on Paul Simon’s new album, Hillary’s fired-up speech, and violence at Trump rallies.
Politics
June 3 2016 4:19 PMMexicans, Muslims, Cubans, Blacks: Donald Trump Is a Serial Exploiter of PrejudiceCross him and your ethnicity is grounds for suspicion.
Interrogation
June 3 2016 1:00 PMWill Violent Resistance Only Help Donald Trump?“I think he properly regards these collisions as food for his wilder beasts.”
Politics
June 3 2016 11:35 AMNever Trump vs. Trump ForeverA pair of young, ambitious senators, Ben Sasse and Tom Cotton, offer two competing visions for the future of the Republican Party.
Moneybox
June 3 2016 5:51 AMThe DisconnectedTwo decades after “welfare to work,” some women are navigating life without either welfare or work.
The Slate Quiz
June 3 2016 5:10 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
The Angle
June 2 2016 5:53 PMThe Angle: Certainly Not Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on where welfare money goes, Trump University, and a defense of adverbs. 
Politics
June 2 2016 10:51 AMThe Terrifying Prospect of a Trump Presidency and GOP MajoritiesIf you think Congressional Republicans would rein in the authoritarian candidate, you haven’t been paying attention.
The Angle
June 1 2016 6:04 PMThe Angle: Back off That Storm Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on reckless storm chasers, the failure of welfare reform, and Trump's racist attack on a federal judge.
Politics
June 7 2016 1:52 PM14 Republican Excuses for Donald Trump’s RacismIt’s not racism. It’s a matter of tone. It’s just Trump being Trump. And more!
Politics
June 6 2016 6:56 PMThe GOP’s Purity ProblemWhat the Renee Ellmers race in North Carolina says about the Republican Party.
Politics
June 6 2016 5:21 PMCrazy PartyLibertarians are blowing a huge opportunity by acting like libertarians.
Jurisprudence
June 6 2016 3:47 PMTrump’s Attack on Judge Curiel Is Not Only RacistIt threatens an independent judiciary, which aligns perfectly with what the GOP has done for years. 
Interrogation
June 6 2016 11:16 AMFree Speech in PerilA conversation with Timothy Garton Ash.
Moneybox
June 6 2016 5:30 AM“I Agreed That He Should Sign It”What Hillary Clinton’s contested role in welfare reform tells us about her ideals and her politics.
Politics
June 3 2016 5:46 PMHow Should America Resist a Fascist?Violence won’t help—not while there are still legitimate means of stopping Donald Trump.
Foreigners
June 3 2016 4:17 PM“Developing”? Nay! Shun!The World Bank has banned the term from its flagship data publication. Good.
Politics
June 3 2016 12:55 PMWhy Can’t Never Trumpers Just Admit They Prefer Hillary?David French is a dodge.
Slate Fare
June 3 2016 7:05 AMIntroducing The AngleOur flagship newsletter brings Slate’s sharpest takes to your inbox every day. 
Moneybox
June 3 2016 5:50 AMThe Welfare QuizHow well do you understand one of the most sweeping legislative changes of the past 20 years?
War Stories
June 2 2016 6:33 PMHillary Clinton Just Kicked Trump in the ShinsAnd showed that she’s certainly tough enough for the long haul. 
Politics
June 2 2016 4:24 PMWhy Donald Trump Is FlailingThe GOP primary left him ill-prepared for the scrutiny he’s finally getting.
Moneybox
June 2 2016 5:45 AM“Oh My God—We’re on Welfare?!”The strange story of what “welfare” has become since the 1996 reforms. 
Jurisprudence
June 1 2016 4:28 PMThe Supreme Court Is Bored Out of Its MindThe eight justices are getting surly and listless while they wait for a ninth member.

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