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In Defense of Kellyanne Conway

The misconduct complaint against Trump’s adviser is dangerously misguided.

Interrogation
Feb. 27 2017 8:32 AMDonald and Vlad: Compare and ContrastMasha Gessen on where Trump and Putin converge and diverge, and what it means for America.
War Stories
Feb. 24 2017 6:21 PMTrump Is the GovernmentHis flap with the FBI—and his disregard for agencies in his own administration—reveals a presidency of dangerous self-centeredness and isolation.
The Angle
Feb. 24 2017 5:42 PMThe Angle: Who Likes the Alt-Right EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on CPAC vs. the alt-right, celebrities in the Trump era, and Get Out.
Politics
Feb. 24 2017 3:51 PMAn Immigration Marriage Made in HellLibertarians and liberals have forged a strange pro-immigration alliance. It’s going to end poorly.
Politics
Feb. 24 2017 11:30 AMHate in AmericaAn updating list.
Politics
Feb. 23 2017 8:18 PMAlt-Right FactsCPAC invented an alternate history of the alt-right to justify Steve Bannon’s invite.
Politics
Feb. 23 2017 6:36 PMIs Moving Left the Democrats’ Best Bet?A conversation with Tom Perriello, the Virginia progressive who’s running for governor on the promise to fight the Trump agenda.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 23 2017 5:45 AMDocs vs. Glocks Shows the Threat to Free Speech Is the Pro-Gun RightFlorida Republicans argue that the Second Amendment trumps the First Amendment. They’re wrong.
This Week in Trump
Feb. 22 2017 8:16 PMThis Week in Trump: Deportation NationAnti-immigrant orders, a new national security adviser, and an attack on the Fourth Estate.
Politics
Feb. 22 2017 4:51 PMMaking America Meh AgainDonald Trump’s first month has produced a big bowl of nothing.
Interrogation
Feb. 22 2017 10:35 AMWhat Does North Korea Want?A missile. An assassination. B.R. Myers on the logic behind a regime’s provocative month.
Politics
Feb. 21 2017 9:54 PMRelease Michael Flynn’s FBI InterviewLet’s find out how far Trump went to protect his former national security adviser.  
Politics
Feb. 21 2017 5:15 PMDonald Trump’s Jewish ProblemThe president’s dalliance with anti-Semitic rhetoric should be disturbing to all Americans.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 21 2017 1:48 PMJustice Sotomayor Takes Aim at Lethal InjectionIn a striking dissent, the justice slams the “horrifying deaths” that result from “our most cruel experiment yet.”
Jurisprudence
Feb. 20 2017 8:12 PMA Supreme Court ConundrumA federal agent standing on U.S. soil shot and killed someone across the border in Mexico. Was the shooting unconstitutional?
Politics
Feb. 24 2017 10:33 PMIs Reince Priebus Lying About the FBI?James Comey needs to clear a few things up.
Politics
Feb. 24 2017 6:03 PMThe Trump Administration’s Not-So-Benign NeglectWhile we’re watching the scandals du jour, the president and his top advisers are dismantling the federal government.
Politics
Feb. 24 2017 5:38 PMA Deafening SilenceTwo Indian nationals were shot by a man yelling racial epithets. The president said nothing. That’s all we need to know about who matters in Trump’s America.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 24 2017 11:32 AMShould the President Get to Pick Supreme Court Justices?A dialogue on Donald Trump, Neil Gorsuch, and what should disqualify a judge from the bench.
The Slate Quiz
Feb. 24 2017 5:45 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
Fascism
Feb. 23 2017 6:52 PMCodreanu’s Alternative FactsHow Romania’s fascist leader masterfully obscured the truth to justify anti-Semitic attacks and undermine democracy.
The Angle
Feb. 23 2017 5:40 PMThe Angle: Unfulfilled “Greatness” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on presidential hot air, doctor-censoring Floridians, and partisan stock markets.
Low Concept
Feb. 22 2017 8:25 PMParenting Your Toddler PresidentThe Terrible Seventies don’t have to be terrible! Try these six great tips.
The Angle
Feb. 22 2017 6:32 PMThe Angle: Least Anti-Semitic Person EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s false-flag rhetoric, resistance through chart domination, and dangerously comforting parody tweets.
Politics
Feb. 22 2017 10:48 AM“Rogue” Twitter Feeds as Liberal Self-CareWhy we can’t stop retweeting @AngryWHStaffer, @RoguePOTUSStaff, and fake Sally Yates.
Fiction
Feb. 22 2017 10:01 AM“Slippernet”Is it ethical to force empathy on your enemy?
The Angle
Feb. 21 2017 6:02 PMThe Angle: One Month In EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the damage done in Trump’s first month, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, and parenting a gender-nonconforming child.
Fascism
Feb. 21 2017 4:29 PM“A Unique Death Cult”How the Romanian Iron Guard blended nationalistic violence with Christian martyrdom to spread a singularly morbid fascist movement.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 21 2017 10:01 AMThe Enabler in ChiefThe White House counsel is supposed to rein in the president’s worst impulses. That’s not Don McGahn’s style.
War Stories
Feb. 20 2017 7:10 PMTrump Just Hired the Army’s Smartest OfficerBut will Lt. Gen. McMaster be permitted to do his job?

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