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Why the Brett Kavanaugh Hearings Are Nothing More Than a Sham

Slate’s Lili Loofbourow on why we can’t forgive the men of #MeToo yet.

Sept. 12 2018 6:46 PMWhy the Legal Marijuana Industry Might Be More Responsible Than Silicon ValleySlate’s Jordan Weissmann on covering the emerging marijuana industry.
Aug. 15 2018 5:45 PMIs Representation in Hollywood Finally Improving?Slate’s Inkoo Kang on her favorite films and TV shows of the year so far.
July 11 2018 4:59 PMHow Kavanaugh Will Slowly Kill Roe v. WadeSlate’s Mark Joseph Stern on Trump’s Supreme Court justice nominee and the legacy of Anthony Kennedy.
June 1 2018 8:00 AMWhat Kanye Might Learn From HistorySlate’s Rebecca Onion on the musician’s slavery comments and the politics of anti-immigration views.
May 3 2018 12:54 PMDecoding Culture’s Biggest Questions, One Mystery at a TimeSlate’s Willa Paskin on her new Slate podcast, Decoder Ring, and her latest TV reviews.
April 4 2018 3:17 PMTrump’s Personal Vendettas Could Hurt His Economic AgendaSlate’s Jordan Weissmann on the global trade war, the U.S. postal service, and the president as a businessman.
Feb. 21 2018 5:18 PMWhat It’s Like Watching All of the OlympicsSlate’s Justin Peters on the must-watch events and athletes this year.
Jan. 25 2018 3:51 PMBehind the Curtain of Slate’s New LookSlate’s design and technology chiefs on how they built our new site.
Aug. 29 2018 12:00 PMJohn McCain’s Complicated LegacySlate’s Jim Newell on the late senator and this year’s midterm elections.
Aug. 2 2018 10:46 AMWhy We Should All Be More Cautious on Social MediaSlate’s Heather Schwedel on following internet trends and the problem with Elon Musk.
June 13 2018 12:07 PMProgressive Christianity Is Having a MomentSlate’s Ruth Graham on covering religion in the era of Trump and #MeToo.
May 16 2018 3:34 PMIn Republican Primaries, Trump’s Still the Winning TicketSlate’s Josh Voorhees on covering the primary elections and looking ahead to 2020.
April 18 2018 5:12 PMWhy the Democrats Should Turn Left by 2020Slate’s Osita Nwanevu on Paul Ryan’s legacy, covering conservative media, and the challenge for liberals.
March 7 2018 1:03 PMFalling Out of Love With the Octopus, and Why Science Needs CriticismSlate’s Daniel Engber on animal favoritism, the replication crisis, and the problems with communicating science.
Feb. 7 2018 12:50 PMWhy Angels in America Still ResonatesSlate’s Dan Kois and Isaac Butler discuss the groundbreaking play’s cultural impact.