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Is It Racist to Date Only People of Your Own Race?

Yes.

Politics
April 22 2014 10:05 PMConservative TribalismMass transit. Common Core. Light bulbs. Conservatives hate these things for no better reason than that liberals like them.
Weigel
April 22 2014 8:12 PMThe Tea Party Wins a Congressional Primary; Jeb Bush, Sarah Palin Lose It
Jurisprudence
April 22 2014 6:09 PMOK, Michigan Can Ban Affirmative ActionBut does that really mean race no longer matters, as the Supreme Court’s conservatives say?
The World
April 22 2014 1:11 PMIndian Frontrunner’s Ally Says His Opponents Should Go to Pakistan
The World
April 22 2014 12:19 PMWestern Governments Struggle to Keep Their Citizens From Joining the Syrian War
Jurisprudence
April 21 2014 11:46 PMThe Top 12 Government Programs EverWhat did they get right that so many others don’t?
Weigel
April 21 2014 5:21 PMThe Ku Klux Klan Is Trying to Change Its Image. That Won’t Happen.
The World
April 21 2014 12:15 PMChina Could Become the World’s Largest Christian Country
Weigel
April 18 2014 4:49 PMWe Won’t Get a Final Decision on Keystone XL Until After the Midterm Elections
Weigel
April 18 2014 2:51 PMDid Enough “Young Invincibles” Sign Up for Obamacare?
Politics
April 18 2014 1:38 PMWarren’s WorldSen. Elizabeth Warren’s new memoir is far friendlier than anyone expected.
Roads & Kingdoms
April 18 2014 12:37 PMI Ran the Pyongyang MarathonWhat I saw running 26 miles in a Stalinist dictatorship.
The Slate Quiz
April 17 2014 11:33 PMPlay the Slate News QuizWith Jeopardy! superchampion Ken Jennings and special guest contestant Peter Sagal!
Foreigners
April 17 2014 6:46 PMPutin Went on TV for Four Hours and Lied
The World
April 17 2014 4:23 PMAre Chemical Weapons Being Used in Syria Again?
Weigel
April 22 2014 8:44 PMThe Second Amendment and Felons: Your Brand New GOP Wedge Issue
Supreme Court Dispatches
April 22 2014 6:52 PMWhat’s Scarier Than Truthiness in Politics? A law banning it.
The World
April 22 2014 3:48 PMVice Reporter Detained by Pro-Russian Forces in Ukraine
History
April 22 2014 12:51 PM“A Gun to the Heart of the City”Fifty years ago today, rogue civil rights activists tried to shut down the New York World’s Fair.
Weigel
April 22 2014 12:05 PMNot Every Weatherman Is Bill Ayers
The World
April 21 2014 5:52 PMDid the “Pivot to Asia” Ever Actually Happen?
Saletan
April 21 2014 4:46 PMMore People Believe in Bacterial Evolution Than in Human Evolution. Thank God.
Saletan
April 20 2014 10:53 AMWant Marriage Equality? Follow the Obama/Biden Model, Not the Mozilla Model.
Politics
April 18 2014 3:14 PMHow Not to End Racial DiscriminationConservatives have been making the same wrongheaded argument for more than 100 years.
The World
April 18 2014 1:53 PMHow Would the U.S. Media Cover the Clintons if They Were in Another Country?
Foreigners
April 18 2014 1:37 PM“The Risks Are Enormous”Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski on Putin’s reckless course.
Doonesbury
April 18 2014 4:20 AMClassic DoonesburySisterhood is powerful.
Politics
April 17 2014 9:13 PMWill Chelsea Clinton’s Baby Be President One Day?So what? Political dynasties are part of America.
Weigel
April 17 2014 4:32 PMObamacare’s Enrollment Figures Just Got Even Better
Weigel
April 17 2014 4:19 PMDespite Hunger Strikes, America Is Still Deporting Away

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