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Enter the third Slate pitch slam.

Dec. 6 2016 11:28 AMSupport Slate. Give the Gift of Slate Plus Membership.
June 24 2016 12:48 PMHelp Slate Celebrate Its Birthday!Tell us the stories that have stuck with you from our first 20 years.
Sept. 3 2015 1:21 PMHow I Won the Pitch SlamSlate Plus member Diana Martinez on her first piece for Slate.
June 25 2015 1:46 PMGet Limited Availability Pre-Show Tickets to Slate’s Political Gabfest Event in D.C.Here’s how to get pre-sale access to happy hour tickets with the hosts and 30 percent off.
June 2 2015 5:21 PMGet Discounted Tickets to Slate’s Political Gabfest Live in D.C.Here’s how to get access to our 24-hour presale, plus 30 percent off your ticket purchase.
Feb. 17 2015 12:18 PMThe State of Slate’s Commenting, an UpdateFollowing up on the suggestions members made about improving Slate’s commenting.
Jan. 20 2015 3:30 PMWhat Should Slate Do This Year? A members-only State of Slate open thread with Editor-in-Chief Julia Turner.
Dec. 9 2014 11:13 AMWhat’s the State of Online Privacy? A members-only open thread. 
Dec. 3 2014 9:27 AMHow Should Slate Improve Its Comments Section?A members-only open thread.
Nov. 20 2014 11:08 AM“Food’s a Great Lens, but It’s Not the Actual Topic We Need to Address”Tracie McMillan on the story behind her piece “Can Whole Foods Change the Way Poor People Eat?”
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PMTell Us What You Think About Slate PlusHelp us improve our new membership program.
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AMIs Slate Too Liberal? A members-only open thread.
July 28 2014 9:29 AMIntroducing Paragraph-by-Paragraph CommentingOnly on Slate Plus (for now).
July 18 2014 10:48 AMWho Cares What Happened at Slate This Week? David Plotz ignores weekly newsletter protocol, shares his favorite Slate reads of all time.
July 15 2014 9:13 AMAfter David’s Announcement How did David Plotz feel after he delivered his big news to the Slate team?
July 27 2016 10:00 AMTell Us What You Think About Slate PlusTake this survey to help improve our membership program.
Feb. 29 2016 8:46 AM#SlatePitch Us NowYour chance to write for Slate.
July 29 2015 12:01 AMYou Could Be Slates Next WriterAlways wanted to write for Slate? Now’s your chance to pitch us.
June 16 2015 4:38 PMGet Discounted Tickets to Slate’s Outward Live Event in New YorkHere’s how to get access to our presale, plus 30 percent off your ticket purchase.
May 21 2015 1:45 PMSlate Isn’t Too Liberal. But…What readers said about the magazine’s bias and balance.
Feb. 13 2015 3:07 PMKeeping Tabs on the State of Slate’s CommentingThe new writer and member commenting tab, explained.
Dec. 31 2014 1:16 PMSlate Staffers Pick Their Out-of-Left-Field Favorite Slate Articles of 2014
Dec. 3 2014 12:15 PMYou Will Not Comment on This ArticleA primer on commenting on Slate.
Nov. 24 2014 3:54 PMCome to Slate’s Holiday Movie Party in New York!Here’s how to get free tickets to our event.
Oct. 7 2014 2:25 PMCome to Slate’s Movie Party in New York!Here’s how to get free tickets to our event.
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM“It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion”An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
Aug. 21 2014 12:38 PMI Sensed That Many Had Never Told Their Story to an Outsider”The story behind “What Do Talking Apes Really Tell Us.”
July 22 2014 2:13 PMThe State of SlateIn a member chat, new editor Julia Turner talks about the magazine’s future, ambitious longform journalism, and venture capital–backed competitors.
July 17 2014 9:36 AMState of Slate Leave a question for a July 21 chat about the magazine’s future with new editor-in-chief Julia Turner. 
June 25 2014 7:42 AMWelcome to 1996. What Is This Newfangled Website, Slate?What to make of the “most relentlessly hyped product rollout since Windows 95.”