News and Politics
News and Politics
Jurisprudence
Oct. 30 2017 4:53 PMHow Russia May Have Turned Paul ManafortThe indictment against him suggests his work for Ukraine could have led him into a trap.
Watching Fox
Oct. 30 2017 3:15 PMFox News Has Spent All Day Begging Donald Trump Not to Tweet About the Mueller Indictments
Jurisprudence
Oct. 30 2017 1:54 PMA Timeline of Paul Manafort’s Relationship with Donald TrumpThey’ve known each other since the 1980s.
Roads & Kingdoms
Oct. 30 2017 7:30 AMLiving Among the DeadResidents of the Manila North cemetery make their living caring for the deceased.
The Good Fight
Oct. 29 2017 10:22 PMDon’t Wait for Trump to Fire MuellerThe time to start fighting back is now, not after the president crosses another red line.
Watching Fox
Oct. 27 2017 5:52 PMTen Thoughts on Kevin “Hercules” Sorbo’s Appearance as the “One Lucky Guy” on Fox News’ Outnumbered
The Angle
Oct. 27 2017 5:39 PMThe Angle: Photo Op EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and the opioid epidemic, Post Malone’s chart-topper, and a former president’s groping habit.
The Slate Quiz
Oct. 27 2017 5:50 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
Politics
Oct. 26 2017 2:55 PMDereliction of DutyA week of silence speaks volumes about John Kelly.
War Stories
Oct. 26 2017 11:53 AMThe Thin Skin of John KellyThe chief of staff’s military background has helped him impose order on a chaotic White House. But his aversion to criticism from civilians makes him ill-suited for democratic politics.
The Angle
Oct. 25 2017 5:46 PMThe Angle: No Room EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Fats Domino, black soldiers, and a housing crisis for the poorest.
Watching Fox
Oct. 25 2017 2:54 PMThe Best Advertiser on Fox News Wants You to Buy Gold Coins Because Fake News Is Bad
The World
Oct. 25 2017 1:49 PMOld Boy’s PartyWhy are there still so few women in positions of power in China?
Politics
Oct. 24 2017 7:10 PMThe Flake and Corker ShowRetiring Republicans derail a Trump show of unity.
Politics
Oct. 24 2017 5:55 PMContempt for the Black SoldierDonald Trump writes the latest chapter in a long, painful history.
War Stories
Oct. 30 2017 3:24 PMPreview of Coming IndictmentsThe charges against George Papadopoulos suggest bigger names are on the way.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 30 2017 2:25 PMTrump Should Be ScaredOn Monday, Mueller signaled where his investigation is headed.
Watching Fox
Oct. 30 2017 10:36 AMFox & Friends Managed to Make the Manafort Indictment About Hillary Clinton in Record Time
Open Thread
Oct. 30 2017 12:01 AMThe Banquet of ChestnutsJoin Slate’s open thread for the week of Oct. 30.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 29 2017 11:46 AMRobert Mueller Has the Authority to Name Donald Trump an Unindicted Co-ConspiratorHe may be immune from prosecution, but there's a strong public interest in knowing about the president's actions.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 27 2017 5:39 PMScott Lloyd Must Be StoppedA Trump administration official may have broken the law in blocking undocumented minors’ access to abortion. Will he face any consequences?
Watching Fox
Oct. 27 2017 1:57 PMFox News’ Best Show Features Jesse Watters and a Bunch of People I Like More Than Jesse Watters
The Angle
Oct. 26 2017 5:30 PMThe Angle: Our Generals EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Stranger Things, Patricia Millett, and the trouble with John Kelly.
Watching Fox
Oct. 26 2017 2:12 PMHannity Is a Nightly Recruitment Video for the Cult of Donald Trump
Jurisprudence
Oct. 25 2017 6:02 PMThe Democrats’ Next Supreme Court NomineeMeet Patricia Millett, the hero of the Jane Doe abortion case and a worthy successor to Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Politics
Oct. 25 2017 3:49 PMEd Gillespie Advertises His Opposition to Voting RightsThe Virginia Republican states the premise on voter suppression.
The World
Oct. 25 2017 2:25 PMThe Ghost of Franco       Both sides in the standoff over Catalonia are invoking Spain’s authoritarian past. That could be dangerous.
The World
Oct. 25 2017 12:35 PMMission InscrutableJust what is the U.S. military trying to accomplish in Niger?
The Angle
Oct. 24 2017 6:11 PMThe Angle: Justice for Jane EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Anthony Bourdain’s regrets, Weinstein on Fox News, and a decision in the Jane Doe case.
Interrogation
Oct. 24 2017 4:03 PMAnthony Bourdain Wonders What He Could Have DoneThe celebrity chef on Harvey Weinstein, John Besh, and the male-dominated industry that made him a star.

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