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What Obama Meant When He Said “We Tortured Some Folks”

Assessment
Aug. 1 2014 3:45 PMAugustLet's get rid of it.
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Aug. 1 2014 2:27 PMObama Administration Asks D.C. Circuit Judges to Reverse Obamacare-Destroying Decision
Roads & Kingdoms
Aug. 1 2014 1:42 PMThe West Bank by BusLast year, two young Jewish Americans began leading educational tours of the troubled Palestinian territory. But their ambitions are bigger than bus trips.
The World
Aug. 1 2014 11:49 AMThe Chinese Communist Party Ain’t What It Used to Be 
The World
Aug. 1 2014 9:48 AMWas That the Last Chance for a Gaza Cease-Fire?
The Slate Quiz
July 31 2014 11:55 PMPlay the Slate News QuizWith Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings.
Politics
July 31 2014 7:26 PMEnemy of the GoodPrivacy advocates aren’t happy with an NSA reform bill that only gets part of the job done.
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July 31 2014 5:33 PMYoung Libertarians Aren’t Too Enthused About Being Brought Into the Republican Fold
Politics
July 31 2014 4:19 PMIt’s Time for Legalized ProstitutionThere’s no way to end demand for sex work. So why are Sweden and Canada trying?
Foreigners
July 31 2014 12:43 PM12 Signs It’s Time to Get Out of GazaOperation Protective Edge needs to end.
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July 31 2014 10:05 AMRand Paul Wants MSNBC “Hacks and Cranks” to Apologize to Him on TV “for 24 Hours”
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July 30 2014 5:37 PMA Dark Theory About the Sudden Impeachmania Outbreak
Foreigners
July 30 2014 5:23 PMAn Evil WindWill the Americans and Europeans flocking to ISIS return as hardened terrorists?
The World
July 30 2014 3:34 PMIs There a Way for the Gaza War to Stop Without a Cease-Fire?
The World
July 30 2014 12:27 PMWhy Are These Russia Sanctions Different From All Other Russia Sanctions?
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Aug. 1 2014 3:39 PMThe Senate Failed to Send $225 Million in Aid to Israel (For About Half a Day)
Foreigners
Aug. 1 2014 2:00 PMGaza’s Worst Day Yet5 consequences from Hamas capturing an Israeli soldier, and the one slim hope things could get better.
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Aug. 1 2014 1:05 PMDo Voters Actually Care About the House GOP’s Border Face-Plant?
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Aug. 1 2014 10:56 AMWhy It’s So Hard to Portray Kansas as an Economic Miracle
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Aug. 1 2014 9:04 AMWhy Democrats Love Giving Ted Cruz Credit for Republican Failures
Politics
July 31 2014 9:33 PMMississippi’s Willful NeglectIt and some other red states can’t be trusted to take care of the poor.
The World
July 31 2014 5:55 PMTunnel Warfare Is Impractical and Usually Ineffective. It’s Also Terrifying. 
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July 31 2014 4:35 PMFinally, a Tumblr Parody of Panicky Fundraising Emails From the DCCC
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July 31 2014 2:21 PMSurprising No One, House GOP Fails to Pass Border Bill
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July 31 2014 11:45 AMNeel Kashkari and the Ghost of Tom Joad
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July 31 2014 8:36 AMWhy Even the Shrunk-Down Republican Border Bill Is Turning Into a Debacle
Politics
July 30 2014 5:30 PMUkraine’s War of IndependenceVladimir Putin has unleashed forces that even he can’t control.
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July 30 2014 3:53 PMThe Great Obamacare Gaslighting of 2014
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July 30 2014 1:42 PMBurning Man Shrugged
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July 30 2014 11:41 AMNew IRS Bombshell: Lois Lerner Bemoaned Right-Wing Crazies  

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