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The Angle: Judge Love Edition

Slate’s daily newsletter on American Gods, the “10 Bands” meme, and Trump’s feud with the judiciary.

Politics
April 28 2017 4:42 PMWhen’s the Vote?At what point will Republicans finally either move on Trumpcare or give up for good?
Jurisprudence
April 28 2017 12:37 PMCommon High Court GroundThe Supreme Court is looking for cases to curb abusive law enforcement seizures.
Politics
April 28 2017 5:54 AMHow Trump Made America Less Secure in 100 DaysHis foreign policy makes no sense, and nearly every military move has been a mistake.
Politics
April 27 2017 6:55 PMSmart Tax Reform Could Save the Flailing Trump PresidencyHere’s what it would look like.
Politics
April 27 2017 4:55 PMAmerica Could Look Like North Carolina by 2020. Yikes.Republicans in the Tar Heel State are attacking the courts, the environment, voting rights, protesters, and immigrants. They’re giving us a glimpse of America under four years of Trump.
Politics
April 27 2017 1:07 PMWhy Trump Gets a Populist PassThe president’s racial demagoguery makes it easier for the GOP to sell tax giveaways to the wealthy.
Interrogation
April 27 2017 10:32 AMWhat Is Going on at ESPN?How cord cutters, Fox Sports 1, and the declining fortunes of SportsCenter are hurting the “worldwide leader.”
The Angle
April 26 2017 6:09 PMThe Angle: 100-Day Report Card EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s blunder-packed first 100 days.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:46 PMHouse Moderates’ Impossible ChoiceKill the health care bill, or lose your seat.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:25 PMDonald Trump Has Made Me Feel More AmericanIt’s not what he intended.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:22 PMThe Only Way BackDemocrats must promise to investigate every aspect of the Trump administration, even if it takes decades.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:20 PMWho Had the Better First 100 Days?William Henry Harrison, who died on Day 31, or Donald Trump?
Cover Story
April 26 2017 4:18 PMTrump, BoundOn Inauguration Day, the president seemed poised to destroy American democracy. Here are the people and institutions that have kept him in check—for now.
Politics
April 26 2017 6:00 AMAgainst Retweeting Trump’s Old TweetsDon’t succumb to the winsome melodies of the gotcha sirens.
Jurisprudence
April 25 2017 6:05 PMSex and Hate in the Mountain StateThe West Virginia Supreme Court debates whether an anti-gay hate crime is really a hate crime.
Jurisprudence
April 28 2017 3:30 PMCan the Death Penalty Ever Be Implemented Justly?A dialogue on the constitutionality—and justice—of executions.
The Slate Quiz
April 28 2017 5:58 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
Jurisprudence
April 27 2017 7:19 PMTrump Can’t Win His Battle Against the JudgesTry as he might to change the rules, his protests only fuel the fire.
The Angle
April 27 2017 6:06 PMThe Angle: Kansas Nation EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s tax plan, layoffs at ESPN, and a tribute to Jonathan Demme.
Politics
April 27 2017 1:19 PMTrump Could Have Broken the Democratic PartyInstead he embraced Paul Ryan’s cartoonishly plutocratic agenda and wrecked his first 100 days.
Interrogation
April 27 2017 11:38 AMWill Le Pen Lose in 2017—and Win in 2022?How the French establishment’s marginalization of the National Front could backfire.
War Stories
April 26 2017 8:32 PMA Short Bus Ride to NowhereWhy did Trump summon the entire Senate to the White House to tell them things they already know about North Korea?
This Week in Trump
April 26 2017 5:32 PMThis Week in Trump: A Tax UnicornTrump finally reveals his big-time tax reform plan as he closes in on 100 days.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:26 PMTrump’s First 100 Days, in His Own WordsAll the tweets since Inauguration Day.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:23 PM“It’s Been Chaos”How our panel of frustrated Republican voters view Trump’s first 100 days.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:21 PMDonald Trump Is a Terrible NegotiatorHe said dealmaking was his greatest strength. One hundred days in, let’s review.
Politics
April 26 2017 4:19 PMThe Moderate’s Case Against TrumpYou don’t have to hate Donald Trump to see he is bad at his job.
Jurisprudence
April 26 2017 2:53 PMWeed-Whacking at the DOJCongress needs to stop Sessions from prosecuting growers in states where marijuana is legal.
War Stories
April 25 2017 6:46 PMUnstrategic ImpatienceNorth Korea’s nukes are a long-term worry, not an immediate crisis. Trump’s belligerence could change that.
The Angle
April 25 2017 5:45 PMThe Angle: Insecurity in Chief EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Comey’s fatal flaw, O'Reilly’s podcast, and Trump’s core character trait.

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