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More Americans Blame Mass Shootings on Mental Health Than on Gun Laws, New Poll Finds

The Good Fight
Feb. 20 2018 11:28 AMWhy Are Democracies Bending Over Backward to Placate Dictatorships?A disturbing case in Germany highlights an alarming trend.
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Feb. 20 2018 10:37 AMRobert Mueller Just Indicted a Fancy White-Collar Lawyer for Lying to Russia Investigators
Politics
Feb. 20 2018 5:45 AMMitt Romney’s Mormon MissionThe former presidential candidate is trying to save the Constitution, and his own legacy.
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Feb. 19 2018 6:37 PMPennsylvania Supreme Court Issues Redistricted Congressional Map
The Angle
Feb. 19 2018 11:47 AMOlympics Angle: Flying Forward EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the weekend that was at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
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Feb. 18 2018 8:33 PMRick Gates Will Plead Guilty and Testify Against Manafort in Mueller Probe
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Feb. 18 2018 5:15 PMUnder Fire for First-Class Flights, Scott Pruitt Postpones Israel Trip
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Feb. 17 2018 8:46 PMThumbs Up! President Trump Congratulates Everyone for Their Hard Work During Another Mass Shooting
Jurisprudence
Feb. 17 2018 5:22 PMWhere Mueller Might Go NextWe only know about the Russian part of the conspiracy.
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Feb. 17 2018 4:54 PMFlorida Shooting Survivor Emma Gonzalez to Trump: “We Call BS”
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Feb. 16 2018 6:58 PMMueller’s Russia Indictment Is the Moment Grammar Scolds Have Been Waiting For
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Feb. 16 2018 6:23 PMToday in Conservative Media: Is Russiagate Over?
The Angle
Feb. 16 2018 5:21 PMThe Angle: Look At It EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Ruth Bader Ginsburg, LeBron James, and images of school shootings.
Politics
Feb. 16 2018 4:06 PMA New Idea About How to Stop School ShootingsA nationwide teacher walkout could be the one thing to shake us out of our stupor.
Politics
Feb. 16 2018 3:07 PMTo Prevent Shootings, Donald Trump Says the U.S. Needs a “Culture of Life.” He’s Not Wrong.
Interrogation
Feb. 20 2018 11:14 AMJill Abramson on Clarence Thomas, James Bennet, and Our Chaotic Media Age
Interrogation
Feb. 20 2018 5:55 AMIs the World Actually Getting … Better?Our current moment feels ominous. But in his new book, Steven Pinker argues that the present is much better than the past.
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Feb. 19 2018 9:44 PMRobert Mueller Is Investigating Kushner’s Foreign Financing Efforts
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Feb. 19 2018 3:02 PMWhite House Says Trump Is “Supportive” of Strengthened Background Checks
Politics
Feb. 19 2018 5:50 AMHow Has Trump Changed America?A year ago, a bunch of us made predictions for what this presidency might bring. Now, we’ve reassessed—and found many of them were surprisingly accurate.
Politics
Feb. 18 2018 7:00 PMThe Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
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Feb. 18 2018 2:18 PMRepublican Donor Closes Pocketbook to Candidates Who Don’t Support Assault Weapons Ban
Politics
Feb. 17 2018 6:11 PMRed FlagsRussian operatives used some very Russian English to meddle in the American election.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 17 2018 5:22 PMThe American TrapA theory for why Mueller didn’t directly go after Russians for violating election law.
Jurisprudence
Feb. 17 2018 4:08 PMThe Campaign Finance Loophole That Could Make the Next Russian Attack Perfectly Legal
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Feb. 16 2018 6:24 PMThe Contours of a Potential Collusion Case Are Beginning to Emerge
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Feb. 16 2018 5:33 PMRepublicans Notch a Rare Recruiting Victory in North Dakota
Jurisprudence
Feb. 16 2018 4:13 PMIt’s Going to Be Much, Much Harder for Trump to Fire Rod Rosenstein Now
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Feb. 16 2018 3:42 PMThe Russians Tried to Destabilize American Politics the Same Way They’ve Destabilized Their Own
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Feb. 16 2018 2:51 PMMitt Romney Finally Announces for Senate Race

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