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Represent

Wakanda Forever

Three critics hold a spoiler-filled discussion of Black Panther.

Slow Burn
Feb. 17 2018 10:46 AMWhat Can Nixon Teach Us About Trump?A bonus episode of Slow Burn, recorded live at the Watergate Hotel.
Slate Money
Feb. 17 2018 2:02 AMThe Fertile Nigerian Blockchain EditionSlate Money on cryptocurrencies, fertility in the U.S., and Nigerian corruption.
The Gist
Feb. 16 2018 8:42 AMWhich Side Are You On?What the Quinn Norton fracas and the latest Twix bar marketing campaign have in common.
I Have to Ask
Feb. 16 2018 7:45 AMI Have to Ask: The Steven Pinker EditionThe author of Enlightenment Now thinks the world is getting better—but we refuse to acknowledge it.
Political Gabfest
Feb. 15 2018 8:08 PMThe “Let’s Just Ban Everything” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the school massacre in Florida, job openings at the White House, and whether it’s the right time to ban porn.
Studio 360
Feb. 15 2018 3:12 PMWipe Your Nose!Denise Gough on mucusy method actors, an atheist’s love of Christian rock, mocking Kennedys, and a photographer’s mentally ill mom.
Trumpcast
Feb. 15 2018 9:55 AMJohn Kelly and the Complicity MachineEven with evidence of abuse, the White House still tried to cover for Rob Porter.
If Then
Feb. 14 2018 3:55 PMLike Is Too Simple an EmotionThe inventor of Facebook’s iconic button reflects on technology’s unintended consequences.
Dear Prudence
Feb. 14 2018 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Not Your Mom” EditionI work long hours, but my husband still wants me to take on all the household responsibilities. Help!
The Good Fight Podcast
Feb. 14 2018 7:00 AMThe Conservative Case for Abolishing the GOPJennifer Rubin explains why the Republicans are now a danger to democracy.
Working
Feb. 13 2018 1:17 PMThe “How Does a Gender-Reassignment Surgeon Work?” TranscriptRead what Dr. Jess Ting had to say about his job at Mount Sinai Hospital’s Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery.
Hang Up And Listen
Feb. 12 2018 5:51 PMHang Up and Listen: The Yoo-Hoo, We Did It EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Olympics, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and U.S. Soccer’s new president.
Working
Feb. 11 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Landscaping Goat Work?This herd clears foliage throughout the Seattle area.
The Gist
Feb. 9 2018 8:00 PMDumb About DeficitsAdam Davidson tries to heal our debt of understanding.
Trumpcast
Feb. 9 2018 4:04 PMThe Partisan Attacks on Christopher SteeleRepublicans are trying to discredit the man behind the dossier. That’s troubling for the future.
Amicus
Feb. 17 2018 10:00 AMA Preview of a Union-Busting Case, and RBG’s Greatest Hits TourDetails on the case that could gut public sector unions, and Justice Ginsburg speaks to #MeToo and due process.
The Gist
Feb. 16 2018 8:33 PMBan the AR-15It’s a no-brainer: Taking the mass killer’s weapon of choice off store shelves would save lives.
Represent
Feb. 16 2018 8:15 AMWesley Snipes on Blade and Black PantherWe discuss black superheroes on the big screen that predate Ryan Coogler’s new Marvel blockbuster.
Live at Politics and Prose
Feb. 16 2018 7:00 AMTrumpocracyDavid Frum on how Donald Trump is undermining democracy and forcing Americans to reconsider their values.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Feb. 15 2018 4:57 PMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Vintage Suitcase” EditionSlate’s parenting podcast answers questions about toxic relatives and layabout fathers.
El Gabfest en Español
Feb. 15 2018 10:13 AMDe Callejones Sin Salida, Maná, y RaphaelPorque el drama de Rob Porter a durado más de lo normal en esta Casa Blanca.
The Gist
Feb. 14 2018 8:58 PMRunaway Military SpendingAre we hiking the defense budget mostly out of habit?
Culture Gabfest
Feb. 14 2018 11:31 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Trundle-Tail Dog” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on BPM, Babylon Berlin, and Shakespeare’s plagiarism.
Working
Feb. 14 2018 7:30 AMThe “How Does a Queer Theorist Work?” TranscriptRead what English professor Elizabeth Freeman had to say about her academic work.
The Gist
Feb. 13 2018 7:55 PMSpoon-Fed by the FedsThe White House’s fiscal 2019 budget would cut food stamp funding and tell its recipients what to eat.
The Gist
Feb. 12 2018 9:04 PMDon’t Call It a White House Shake-UpThis is the Trump administration at rest. Chaos is its equilibrium.
Trumpcast
Feb. 12 2018 2:49 PMThe Effects of Reckless RhetoricWill the Republican Party ever be able to rid itself of Trump’s hateful speech?
Slate Money
Feb. 10 2018 2:00 AMThe Return to Volatility EditionSlate Money on volatility, Steve Cohen, and delivery apps.
Represent
Feb. 9 2018 4:16 PMThinking About #MeToo Through Quentin Tarantino and Gloria AllredTwo Tarantino fans wrestle with his films’ handling of gender and race. Then, an interview with Marta Kauffman and Gloria Allred about their new documentary.
Live at Politics and Prose
Feb. 9 2018 7:00 AMYour Pain Makes SenseJohann Hari, with Andrew Sullivan, on the root causes of depression and rethinking how we treat it.

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