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The World
Sept. 22 2014 12:30 PMTurkey Just Got Forty-Six Hostages Back From ISIS. How Did That Happen?
The World
Sept. 22 2014 11:10 AMWhy I Was Depressed by Moscow’s Big Anti-War March
Weigel
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM-30-
Politics
Sept. 19 2014 6:22 PMBlacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment ProblemAmericans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 
Foreigners
Sept. 19 2014 1:56 PMScotland’s Attack on the Status QuoExpect more political earthquakes across Europe.
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 1:38 PMThe Gaffe Police Are Back to Make Politics Glib and Boring
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
Roads & Kingdoms
Sept. 19 2014 11:35 AMTourism After the TalibanBamiyan, a small Afghan mountain town best known for its blown-up Buddhas, wants to be your next holiday destination.
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 9:34 AMThe Senate’s Roll Call Vote on Syria, Explained
Politics
Sept. 18 2014 6:52 PMGround Zero for the Fight Over Female Voters Colorado Democrats and Republicans are testing theories for reaching women that will resonate far beyond the Rocky Mountains.  
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 3:19 PMIn Defense of Congress Leaving Town Without a New War Vote
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 1:14 PMEx-Im Bank Creates New Jobs for Political Consultants
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 10:23 AMFrom Fringe to Mainstream: How We Learned to Panic About Terrorists Crossing the Border
Altered State
Sept. 17 2014 11:51 PMThe Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana OffenderWhat should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?
Weigel
Sept. 17 2014 6:09 PMHere's Who Voted to Fund Syrian Rebels and Get This ISIS Conflict Really Cooking
Politics
Sept. 22 2014 11:13 AMYour Own Personal Rand PaulHow the libertarian hero makes his foreign policy contradictions disappear.
Photography
Sept. 21 2014 11:34 PMPeople’s Climate March in PhotosHundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 9:15 PMChris Christie, Better Than Ever
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 5:19 PMWashington’s Acting Roles
Politics
Sept. 19 2014 1:51 PMMeet the New BossesHow the Republicans would run the Senate.
The World
Sept. 19 2014 12:33 PMHow Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?
The World
Sept. 19 2014 11:36 AMScotland Shows That Breaking Up Countries Is Still Hard to Do
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 11:15 AMHey, Data Journalists: Lay Off the Scottish Referendum Pollsters
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 8:20 PMA Clever Attempt at Explaining Away a Vote Against the Farm Bill
Politics
Sept. 18 2014 6:20 PMHow to Fix America’s Recidivism CrisisIt could be as simple as providing ex-cons with the medication they need.
The World
Sept. 18 2014 1:34 PMAmericans Fault Obama for Giving Them Exactly the Anti-ISIS Strategy They Want
Jurisprudence
Sept. 18 2014 10:42 AMScalia’s Liberal StreakThe conservative justice’s most brilliant—and surprisingly progressive—moments on the bench.
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 8:58 AMDoes This Colorado Poll Show Latino Voters Bailing on the 2014 Election?
Weigel
Sept. 17 2014 7:03 PMOnce Again, a Climate Policy Hearing Descends Into Absurdity
Politics
Sept. 17 2014 5:21 PMDon’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISISBut the next president might. 

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