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NRA Leader Warns That Democrats Want to Build a Socialist Cloud Database of Parents’ Spanking Habits

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Feb. 23 2018 11:50 AMReport: Rick Gates Tells Friends and Family He Will Plead Guilty in Mueller Probe
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Feb. 23 2018 5:52 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
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Feb. 22 2018 7:27 PMWhy Sending Armed Veterans to Guard Schools Would Be Ludicrous
Jurisprudence
Feb. 22 2018 7:19 PMClarence’s CarnageJustice Thomas’ Second Amendment opinions ignore the gruesome reality of gun violence. When he rules on death penalty cases, he fixates on it.
Interrogation
Feb. 22 2018 6:26 PMA Conservative Writer on Why Gun Control Activists Should Be Nicer to Gun Owners
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Feb. 22 2018 5:30 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: The Light at the End of the Tunnel
Politics
Feb. 22 2018 5:08 PMThe NRA Muddles Its Message in Surprise CPAC Speech
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Feb. 22 2018 4:54 PMEven by Trump Family Standards, This Don Jr. India Trip Is Pretty Shameless
Politics
Feb. 22 2018 2:04 PMThe Parkland Teens Will Win. Eventually.The only solution to the intractable problem of gun violence is energy and time.
The Angle
Feb. 22 2018 1:08 PMOlympics Angle: The Thrill of Victory EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on U.S. women’s hockey, David Wise, and backflips.
Politics
Feb. 22 2018 10:38 AMThe Student TeachersThe teenagers from Stoneman Douglas are fearlessly reimagining how to effect change in the Trump era.
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Feb. 22 2018 2:09 AMThe Teens at CNN’s Gun Town Hall Had Questions Grown-Ups Forgot How to Ask
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Feb. 21 2018 11:45 PMThe Most Powerful Moments From the Extraordinary CNN Town Hall on Guns and the Parkland School Shooting
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Feb. 21 2018 7:49 PMThe Surreal Trump Listening Session Was Effective and Befuddling Political Theater
The Angle
Feb. 21 2018 5:29 PMThe Angle: Silent Teens EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Billy Graham, gun regulation, and the backlash against the Parkland activists.
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Feb. 23 2018 11:47 AMHow Assad Keeps Getting Away With Massacres in Full View of the World
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Feb. 22 2018 11:17 PMThere Was a “Good Guy With a Gun” at the Parkland Shooting. He Did Nothing.
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Feb. 22 2018 7:21 PMNew Charges Against Manafort and Gates Cast Uncertainty on Direction of Special Counsel Probe
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Feb. 22 2018 6:28 PMMissouri’s Republican Governor Indicted for Allegedly Blackmailing Woman With Compromising Photo
The Angle
Feb. 22 2018 6:07 PMThe Angle: Teacher Packing EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on armed teachers, Wakandan accents, and being Ruth Graham.
Politics
Feb. 22 2018 5:24 PMArming Teachers Would Endanger Students of ColorDonald Trump’s proposal to arm teachers would make schools more dangerous for some students.
Politics
Feb. 22 2018 5:04 PMIs This Time Different?There’s real momentum for modest gun legislation, but don’t bank on it yet.
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Feb. 22 2018 2:23 PMGeorge Soros Isn’t a Boogeyman for Just the American Right. Soros-Phobia Is a Global Phenomenon.
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Feb. 22 2018 1:46 PMTrump Just Proposed Giving up to 150 Teachers Per School Financial Bonuses for Carrying Guns
War Stories
Feb. 22 2018 11:07 AMAmerica’s Voting Systems Are Highly Vulnerable to HackersAnd we’re doing nothing to protect them.
History
Feb. 22 2018 5:57 AM“They Were Assumed to Be Puppets of Martin Luther King Jr.”For decades, we’ve been replaying the same absurd partisan debate over whether to take high school activism seriously.
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Feb. 22 2018 2:06 AMFact-Checking What NRA Representative Dana Loesch Said on CNN’s Town Hall
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Feb. 21 2018 8:23 PMToday in Conservative Media: The Russia Investigation Is a Laughingstock
Jurisprudence
Feb. 21 2018 7:46 PMFree and EqualThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s new map doesn’t just vanquish gerrymandering—it restores the state’s democracy.
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Feb. 21 2018 5:02 PMWe Knew Melania Trump Likely Worked in the U.S. Illegally. Now It Seems Her Parents Got Green Cards Via “Chain Migration.”

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