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The Cambridge Analytica Mess Reveals That Even Careful Policies Can’t Protect Our Data

Slate’s April Glaser on the data-sharing scandal and why shutting down Facebook won’t solve all our problems.

March 13 2018 2:23 PMAnswering Your Watergate QuestionsSlow Burn’s Leon Neyfakh on Nixon’s paranoia, his hardcore supporters, and the wildest campaign gear.
Feb. 27 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does an ACLU Attorney Work?” TranscriptRead what Josh Block had to say about fighting for LGBTQ civil rights.
Jan. 10 2018 1:04 PMWhy You Might Not Want to Invest in Bitcoin Just YetSlate writer Aaron Mak on the turbulent cryptocurrency market and the next steps for net neutrality.
Jan. 3 2018 8:00 AMDear Prudence: The “Eternally Engaged” EditionMy fiancé has been putting off our wedding for five years. Help!
Jan. 2 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does a Bespoke Tailor Work?” TranscriptRead what Daniel Friedman had to say about running Bindle & Keep, a custom suiting company for all bodies.
Dec. 29 2017 5:00 AMWhen Tyranny HappenedThe federal government’s legalization of racial violence after the Civil War.
Dec. 27 2017 11:31 AMDear Prudence: The “Personal ATM” EditionI’ve given my friend thousands of dollars, and she keeps asking for more. Help!
Dec. 21 2017 1:47 PMA Radical Right to HappinessThe 19th-century fight over theatergoing that revolutionized human rights.
Dec. 15 2017 3:25 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Dec. 13 2017 6:07 PMWhat It’s Like to Report on CongressSlate’s Jim Newell on covering all the drama on Capitol Hill.
Dec. 13 2017 7:45 AMDear Prudence: The “Schrödinger’s Stolen Cat” EditionI took in an uncollared, unchipped cat as my own, but then I saw a “missing cat” poster that looked like my pet. Help!
Dec. 8 2017 1:29 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Dec. 7 2017 6:00 AMFriendly GhostWhy is my pal blowing me off?
Dec. 6 2017 8:05 AMDear Prudence: The “Dirty Secret” EditionI cheated on my partner, but I want to break up for other reasons. Do I need to come clean? Help!
Dec. 1 2017 5:31 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Feb. 28 2018 8:00 PMThe “How Does a Gender and Sexuality Journalist Work?” TranscriptRead what Christina Cauterucci had to say about covering women’s issues for Slate.
Jan. 12 2018 5:16 PMWhen Trump Is Too Profane for Slate’s CommentsHow do you keep internet commenting appropriate when the president isn’t?
Jan. 10 2018 8:08 AMDear Prudence: The “Reverse Kids Get Off My Lawn” EditionMy neighbor loves my cats, but she’s encroaching on my personal space. Help!
Jan. 3 2018 7:45 AMThe “How Does a Drag Queen Work?” TranscriptRead what Miz Cracker had to say about assembling the perfect look and putting on killer shows.
Dec. 29 2017 1:44 PMFor the Sake of Old TimesThe Slate Plus Digest for Dec. 29.
Dec. 27 2017 4:12 PMTV in 2017: “The Show of the Moment Is the News”Television critic Willa Paskin on how politics colored all our screens this year.
Dec. 22 2017 4:10 PMGood Tidings We BringThe Slate Plus Digest for Dec. 22.
Dec. 20 2017 8:05 AMDear Prudence: The “Selfish Sister” EditionMy older sibling wasn’t a part of my life, but now she’s sick and wants to me tend to her every need. Help!
Dec. 14 2017 3:30 PMHelp! I’m Graduating College. He’s Graduating High School. Should I Ask Him Out?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Dec. 13 2017 10:14 AMOn the Supreme Court’s Delicious Cake CaseAn Amicus podcast transcript.
Dec. 8 2017 4:00 PMPointless, Cynical, and TerrifyingThe Slate Plus Digest for Dec. 8.
Dec. 8 2017 7:20 AMThe Oppressor’s BookshelfAs formerly enslaved Americans battled to become literate, the only books available to them were written by white supremacists and condescending abolitionists.
Dec. 6 2017 12:30 PMHelp! I Lost a Tooth, and It’s Ruining My Dating Life.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Dec. 1 2017 7:30 PMBurn, Baby, BurnThe Slate Plus Digest for Dec. 1.
Nov. 30 2017 3:32 PMThe Roots of Jim CrowHow the Supreme Court failed to protect Black Americans’ hard-won rights of citizenship during Reconstruction.

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