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July 18 2014 12:05 PMThe Left FlankProgressives Zephyr Teachout and Tim Wu are on a mission to push the New York governor’s race to the left.
Weigel
July 18 2014 10:28 AMTed Cruz’s Cunning Response to the Border Crisis: End DACA!
Roads & Kingdoms
July 18 2014 8:01 AMSoweto StyleIn South African townships, an ostentatious youth subculture is about much more than expensive clothing.
Weigel
July 17 2014 7:58 PMChris Christie Finally Supports Hobby Lobby Decision, Right Before People Stop Paying Attention
The World
July 17 2014 5:51 PMWhy the MH17 Crash Might Change Nothing at All in Ukraine  
Weigel
July 17 2014 4:22 PMMcCain on MH17: It May Be Time to “Give the Ukrainians the Ability to Defend Themselves”
Politics
July 17 2014 2:24 PMCrime FightersWhy the GOP is waking up to the need for criminal justice reform.
Weigel
July 17 2014 12:21 PMHow Your Media Turns Everything into a “Gaffe,” in One Lesson
The World
July 17 2014 12:07 PMThe Middle East Friendship Chart
Weigel
July 17 2014 11:27 AMScott Brown’s Bathroom Break, and the Worst Tracker of 2014
Weigel
July 17 2014 8:59 AMThere’s Already an Anti-Chris Christie Ad Running in Iowa
Weigel
July 16 2014 6:45 PMTyphoid Barry Watch: Virginia’s 10th District
Politics
July 16 2014 4:16 PMFlorida Déjà VoodooWhy there is no reform that could be better for progressives than redistricting reform.
Weigel
July 16 2014 1:41 PM“The Speaker May Request That Sponsor Pay for and Provide a Presidential Glass Teleprompter”
Weigel
July 16 2014 11:56 AMSkeptical Questions for the Founder of the Elizabeth Warren Presidential Draft Campaign
Slate Fare
July 18 2014 10:48 AMWho Cares What Happened at Slate This Week? David Plotz ignores weekly newsletter protocol, shares his favorite Slate reads of all time.
Weigel
July 18 2014 8:48 AMThe IRS Isn’t Going to Bother the Tea Party Anymore. It Can’t.
The Slate Quiz
July 17 2014 11:44 PMPlay the Slate News QuizWith Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Weigel
July 17 2014 5:58 PMDemocratic Senator: “Russia Has Blood on Its Hands”
War Stories
July 17 2014 5:12 PMIsrael’s Deadly Gambits  The Israeli government has lost the ability to think strategically.
Explainer
July 17 2014 4:10 PMHow Hard Is It to Shoot Down a Passenger Plane?How rebels in Ukraine got a missile launcher.
The World
July 17 2014 2:00 PMThe Tragic History of Passenger Planes Being Accidentally Shot Down
Politics
July 17 2014 12:16 PMRun, Elizabeth, Run!Why an Elizabeth Warren presidential bid would be good for all Americans.
The World
July 17 2014 11:42 AMBe Wary of Stories Quoting One “Israeli Official”
Weigel
July 17 2014 10:08 AMRand Paul: The Republican Candidate Least Feared by Young Non-Republicans 
Frame Game
July 16 2014 8:24 PMHamas Is Destroying GazaThe Palestinian militants are showing an utter disregard for their own people.
The World
July 16 2014 5:41 PMBelieve It or Not, Netanyahu Looks Like a Peacenik Compared With His Cabinet Right Now 
Weigel
July 16 2014 4:08 PMChris McDaniel Supporters: Cochran’s Black Voter Outreach Took Race Relations Back 50 Years 
Hey, Wait A Minute
July 16 2014 12:40 PMWhat If Warren Harding Wasn’t a Terrible President?A much-maligned chief executive, reconsidered.
Weigel
July 16 2014 10:13 AMThe Tears of a Troll

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