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How Can a Blood Test Tell if You're Schizophrenic?The new method could launch within 18 months.
Red Summer In 1919, white Americans visited awful violence on black Americans. So black Americans decided to fight back.
Slate Voice: “Shag the Dog” Listen to Will Saletan read his 2001 essay about the merits of zoophilia.
Take a Picture. It’ll Last Longer. An experimental philosopher’s project to document 100 or even 1,000 years of change with a single photograph.
Pregnant Workers’ Rights It’s illegal to discriminate against pregnant women. But employers often do.