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Nov. 8 2017 2:11 PMHow Andrew Johnson Doomed the Roanoke Island Freedmen’s ColonyAmid flailing efforts to secure land for former slaves, the new president ruthlessly prioritized Confederate resettlement over the advancement of freed people.
Nov. 8 2017 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Wishin’ Boot” EditionMy current company is considering hiring my old boss from hell. Help!
Nov. 3 2017 6:41 PMGran SemanaThe Slate Plus Digest for Nov. 3.
Nov. 1 2017 9:00 PMThe “How Does an Independent Comics Artist Work?” TranscriptRead what Benjamin Frisch had to say about creating graphic novels.
Nov. 1 2017 12:00 PMHelp! My Boyfriend Thinks I’m a 7.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Oct. 31 2017 8:03 AMThe Year in Sports Drama, Beyond TrumpNick Greene on recapping the biggest trades, injuries, and gossip in the NBA and NFL this year.
Oct. 27 2017 6:40 PMSentient Bag of MoneyThe Slate Plus Digest for Oct. 27.
Oct. 27 2017 5:56 AMIntroducing ReconstructionOur new Slate Academy finds the seeds of our present politics in the period after the Civil War.
Oct. 25 2017 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Go Dutch” EditionMy friend forces me to share a dish whenever she’s supposed to foot the bill. Help!
Oct. 20 2017 6:52 PMGold StarThe Slate Plus Digest for Oct. 20.
Oct. 19 2017 7:00 PMThe “How Does a Comic Book Colorist Work?” TranscriptRead what Dean White had to say about bringing vibrant hues to Batman’s world.
Oct. 18 2017 12:05 PMHelp! My Housemate Thinks I’m Heartless Because I Won’t Support His “Bro.”Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Oct. 13 2017 6:24 PMPotentially Toxic Information ChunksThe Slate Plus Digest for Oct. 13.
Oct. 11 2017 12:00 PMDear Prudence: The “On the Nose” EditionMy adult friend carries a doll with her and pretends it’s real. Help!
Oct. 6 2017 4:01 PMFrom Tomorrowland to FantasylandThe Slate Plus Digest for Oct. 6.
Nov. 8 2017 12:30 PMHelp! I’m a Medical Professional, and I’m Starting to Hate My Patients.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Nov. 8 2017 7:00 AMIf Trump Is UnfitRead what Rep. Jamie Raskin told Slate’s Amicus podcast about his proposal to examine the president’s physical and mental aptitude.
Nov. 3 2017 6:06 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Nov. 1 2017 3:48 PMHow Homesteading FailedAfter Emancipation, it was circumstance—not citizenship—that enabled freedmen in Klan-run Alabama to acquire the land they had worked in bondage.
Nov. 1 2017 8:01 AMDear Prudence: The “Friend of the Devil” EditionPsychics keep trying to donate to my Christian organization. Help!
Oct. 27 2017 11:12 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Oct. 27 2017 5:57 AMWhat Happened to the Plantations?How freedpeople pursued the dream of land ownership during Reconstruction, and how they were denied.
Oct. 27 2017 5:55 AMA Timeline of ReconstructionA Slate Academy guide to the key events that defined America from 1863 through 1883.
Oct. 21 2017 10:00 AMHow Donald Trump Is Filling the Numerous Vacancies on the Federal BenchRead what Slate’s Amicus podcast asked Kristen Clarke of the National Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.
Oct. 20 2017 5:19 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Oct. 19 2017 1:41 PMA “Momentous” Supreme Court Term?Read what the ACLU’s national legal director told Slate’s Amicus podcast about the high court’s fall term.
Oct. 17 2017 1:50 PMHollywood’s Struggles With Harassment Are Nothing NewSlate’s Aisha Harris on the Weinstein scandal and minority representation in Hollywood.
Oct. 13 2017 8:02 AMHelp! My Emotionally Draining Friends Turn Every Get-Together Into a Therapy Session.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Oct. 6 2017 8:57 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.

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