Docs vs. Glocks Shows the Threat to Free Speech Is the Pro-Gun Right
Florida Republicans argue that the Second Amendment trumps the First Amendment. They’re wrong.
Parenting Your Toddler PresidentThe Terrible Seventies don’t have to be terrible! Try these six great tips.
The Angle: Least Anti-Semitic Person EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s false-flag rhetoric, resistance through chart domination, and dangerously comforting parody tweets.
“Rogue” Twitter Feeds as Liberal Self-CareWhy we can’t stop retweeting @AngryWHStaffer, @RoguePOTUSStaff, and fake Sally Yates.
The 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.
“A Unique Death Cult”How the Romanian Iron Guard blended nationalistic violence with Christian martyrdom to spread a singularly morbid fascist movement.
The Enabler in ChiefThe White House counsel is supposed to rein in the president’s worst impulses. That’s not Don McGahn’s style.
Trump Just Hired the Army’s Smartest OfficerBut will Lt. Gen. McMaster be permitted to do his job?
It’s BadThe first month of the Trump presidency has been more cruel and destructive than the majority of Americans feared. The worst is yet to come.
Trump’s Chaos Has Real ConsequencesWhen the White House refuses to acknowledge the truth of deportation force plans, it serves multiple nefarious purposes.
Is ICE Out of Control?Two troubling cases suggest immigration officials may have intentionally broken the law while policing.
Romania: Bloody, Mystical Fascism From the EastThe third episode of our Slate Academy asks if the experience of Romania changes our understanding of fascism’s origins.
“What Someone Else Does Not Want Printed”Comforting the comfortable and afflicting the afflicted.
This Week in Trump
This Week in Trump: Deportation NationAnti-immigrant orders, a new national security adviser, and an attack on the Fourth Estate.
What Does North Korea Want?A missile. An assassination. B.R. Myers on the logic behind a regime’s provocative month.
Release Michael Flynn’s FBI InterviewLet’s find out how far Trump went to protect his former national security adviser.
Donald Trump’s Jewish ProblemThe president’s dalliance with anti-Semitic rhetoric should be disturbing to all Americans.
Justice Sotomayor Takes Aim at Lethal InjectionIn a striking dissent, the justice slams the “horrifying deaths” that result from “our most cruel experiment yet.”
A Supreme Court ConundrumA federal agent standing on U.S. soil shot and killed someone across the border in Mexico. Was the shooting unconstitutional?
The Intellectual Who Might Get Through to Donald TrumpLt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is known for critiquing the military’s decision-making process. Expect him to deliver blunt advice to the president, says Andrew Exum.
The Angle: “Careened Into Total Absurdity” EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the false promises of sanctuary cities, how social media favors the outsider, and Trump’s (latest) public humiliation.
Was Trump Warned That Flynn Misled the FBI?Flynn’s interview prompted a warning to the White House. Was Trump not told, or does he not care?
The False Promise of Sanctuary CitiesFor many undocumented immigrants, the protections offered by left-leaning cities mean nothing at all.
The Good Fight
Enemy of the Status QuoSocial media isn’t bad or good—it favors outsiders, regardless of their aims.
Trump’s Public HumiliationBy rejecting the national security adviser job, Robert Harward gave cover to every professional who wants to turn the president down.
The Angle: Everest of Deals EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s hapless Middle East dealmaking, a new front in the emoluments wars, and Reese Witherspoon’s new HBO show.