The Gabrielle Giffords Shooting
Slate's complete coverage of the tragedy in Tucson.
"Angry Nerds: How Nietzsche gets misunderstood by Jared Loughner types," by Matt Feeney. Posted Friday, Jan. 14, 2011.
"Jared Loughner's World of Illusion … and Ours: The accused Tucson killer isn't the only one who has a love affair with alternative realities," by Jack Shafer. Posted Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011.
"Beautiful Noise: How Obama used his speech in Tucson to elevate the political debate," by John Dickerson. Posted Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011.
"The Solution: Do Nothing: The shooting of Gabrielle Giffords leaves members of Congress at a loss in more ways than one," by David Weigel. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
"'Who I Wanted to Kill Was Every Democrat in the Senate + House': Where the Notion of Right-Wing Political Murder Comes From," by Tom Scocca. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
Palin Fails the Test: Sarah Palin's response to the Tucson shooting is defensive, illogical, distracting—and late," by John Dickerson. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
"Sarah Palin, Blood-Libel Hypocrite: Sarah Palin opposes collective blame for monstrous crimes, unless they're committed by Muslims," by William Saletan. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
"Sarah Palin Re-Inserts Herself in the News Cycle," by Noreen Malone. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
"Are Assassins More Likely To Target Liberals?: It's complicated," by Brian Palmer. Posted Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
"From Texas to Arizona: How Obama can talk about tolerance without trivializing a tragedy," by John Dickerson. Posted Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011.