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Working
April 11 2017 12:22 PMHow Does a Crime Novelist Work?Baltimore-based writer Laura Lippman discusses her process and her relationship to the city.
The Gist
April 10 2017 7:13 PMWhen Protesters Pull the Fire AlarmDoes your right to free speech entitle you to silence the speech of someone else? Mike Pesca debates Slate’s Osita Nwanevu.
Trumpcast
April 10 2017 11:31 AMGorka, Bannon, and the View From HungaryExamining Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka’s ties to Hungarian fascism.
The Gist
April 7 2017 6:19 PMShots Fired. What Now?How does President Trump’s attack on a Syrian air base fit into U.S. policy toward the Assad regime?
Trumpcast
April 7 2017 3:58 PMDefining the Mission in SyriaWith the U.S. launching missile strikes against Syria, what will our foreign policy look like in the future?
Represent
April 7 2017 11:01 AMOscar-Winning Actress Marlee Matlin: The TranscriptRead a full transcript of Episode 38 of Slate Represent.
Live at Politics and Prose
April 7 2017 10:54 AMNixon: The Man Behind the CaricatureJohn A. Farrell on the complicated life and legacy of Richard Nixon.
The Gist
April 6 2017 6:44 PMLovable Losers With Scott SimonThe NPR host on the changing nature of his fandom for the Chicago Cubs.
DoubleX Gabfest
April 6 2017 10:35 AMThe DoubleX Gabfest “We Want Wives” EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest on Mike Pence’s rules about women, abortion on television, and millennial men.
The Gist
April 5 2017 7:04 PMA More Human Kind of Sci-Fi Charlie McDowell imagines a world where the afterlife is scientifically proven in his film The Discovery
Whistlestop
April 5 2017 5:12 PMThe Fiery Words of Spiro AgnewRevisiting Oct. 15, 1969, and the then–vice president’s divisive language.
Culture Gabfest
April 5 2017 1:32 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Lust-Free Dinner With David Plotz” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on S-Town, Ghost in the Shell, and eating dinner with Mike Pence.
Dear Prudence
April 5 2017 7:15 AMDear Prudence: The “Raise the Bar” Edition, Part 2I like my husband’s kids more than my own. Help!
Lexicon Valley
April 4 2017 1:31 PMHeyo, Let’s Talk About HamiltonJohn McWhorter talks to linguist Neal Whitman about the mashup of hey and yo.
The Gist
April 3 2017 6:42 PMWhere Is the Republican Resistance?GOP strategist Mike Murphy on why Democrats won’t get an “Aaron Sorkin moment” where the whole party righteously turns on Trump.
Trumpcast
April 11 2017 9:25 AMArticles of ImpeachmentCorruption, abuse of power, and the violation of democratic norms could ultimately lead to Donald Trump’s impeachment.
Hang Up And Listen
April 10 2017 5:43 PMHang Up and Listen: The No Rest for the Winners EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Sergio Garcia, Russell Westbrook, the return of baseball, and One and Not Done.
Slate Money
April 8 2017 2:00 AMThe “You Say Beeta, I Say Beta” EditionSlate Money discusses the popularity of smart beta investing and potential racial bias in auto insurance.
Best of Slate Podcasts
April 7 2017 4:18 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Trumpcast
April 7 2017 11:34 AMThe Implosion of Bill O’ReillyJoin Slate Plus to listen to Trumpcast’s conversation with Gabriel Sherman about the latest sexual harassment scandal at Fox News.
Represent
April 7 2017 11:00 AMOscar-Winning Actress Marlee MatlinOn her incredible career and advocating for deaf and disability representation on screen.
Trumpcast
April 7 2017 10:54 AMChina. China? China!What the meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping could mean for future relations between the United States and China.
Political Gabfest
April 6 2017 5:15 PMThe “Crossing Many Lines” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the end of the filibuster, human rights under the Trump presidency, and conflicts of interest.
I Have to Ask
April 6 2017 7:14 AMI Have to Ask: The Andrew Sullivan EditionThe proto-blogger on the decline of conservatism and why he expected Trump’s victory.
The Moment
April 5 2017 5:42 PMBeth Schacter and Her TV Writing CareerThe Quantico writer and producer discusses the many things she loves about her job.
Trumpcast
April 5 2017 4:28 PMThe Senate StandoffThe Republicans are set on confirming Neil Gorsuch. The Democrats are not. How will this change the Senate?
Amicus
April 5 2017 11:23 AMA Short History of Supreme Court Confirmation HearingsRead what Slate’s Amicus podcast asked legal scholar Lori Ringhand about the Senate’s role in approving judges.
The Gist
April 4 2017 7:16 PMAn Outsider’s Take on America’s GameFor 15 years, Tabitha Soren followed a group of baseball minor league draft picks with a camera. The results are stirring.
Slate Plus
April 4 2017 8:05 AMAbused, Undocumented, and AfraidSlate’s Nora Caplan-Bricker talks about the undocumented abuse victims living in fear of deportation.
Hang Up And Listen
April 3 2017 6:26 PMHang Up and Listen: The 111–1 EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the men’s and women’s Final Fours and the Raiders’ move to Las Vegas.

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