Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

Aisha Harris is a Slate staff writer.

Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 11:32 AMSouth Park Takes on Washington’s NFL Team and Its Terrible Name
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Sept. 18 2014 3:04 PMPogo Returns With Another Utterly Catchy Disney Remix
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Sept. 18 2014 11:48 AMThis Hilarious New Sketch From Key & Peele Bodes Very Well for the New Season
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Sept. 15 2014 1:35 PMMovie With Black Stars Makes More Money Than White People in Hollywood Expected. Again.
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Sept. 11 2014 11:56 AMProof That the John Williams Score Is Absolutely Essential to Star Wars
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Sept. 10 2014 1:08 PMObama and His Anger Translator Return to Promote Key & Peele’s New Season
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Sept. 5 2014 10:53 AMSee the Beauty of Pixar Movies by Taking a Short Journey Through ROYGBIV
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Sept. 3 2014 1:00 PMIf Ridley Scott Directed Monsters, Inc.
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Aug. 25 2014 11:18 PMWatch Billy Crystal’s Touching Tribute to Robin Williams at the Emmys
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Aug. 22 2014 9:02 AMThe One Video Music Award Worth Caring About
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Aug. 15 2014 4:33 PMTori Amos Delivers an Emotional Cover of Radiohead’s “Creep”
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Aug. 13 2014 4:29 PMThe Cast of Broadway’s Aladdin Paid a Beautiful Tribute to Robin Williams
Slate Picks
Aug. 13 2014 7:31 AMSongs That Make Slate NostalgicA roundup of the music from high school that staffers still love.
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Aug. 11 2014 5:37 PMThree of the Best Muppets Lip Sync to the Beastie Boys
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Aug. 8 2014 12:59 PMNo, Tom Hanks Did Not “Audition” for Forrest Gump
Sept. 18 2014 4:00 PMWhen The Cosby Show Got “Very Special”Why were The Cosby Show’s Very Special Episodes so much better than every other ’80s sitcom’s?
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Sept. 18 2014 1:15 PMBeyoncé’s Best Live Performances, Ranked
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Sept. 17 2014 1:01 PMA Rare, Very Unusual Interview With Michael Jackson, Animated
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Sept. 15 2014 1:12 PMChildish Gambino Trades in Rapping for Crooning on the Great ’80s-Tinged “Sober”
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Sept. 10 2014 4:52 PMWhen Zack Morris “Catfished” Screech, Things Got Weird
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Sept. 5 2014 3:38 PMKehinde Wiley Finds Grace Where It’s Not “Supposed” to Be
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Sept. 4 2014 2:11 PMMatthew McConaughey Turns a Goofy Car Commercial Into a Sly Riff on True Detective
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Aug. 28 2014 12:05 PMWhen White Women Discover Their “Inner Black Woman”
Aug. 22 2014 11:49 AMThe Rom-Com RebornAfter 25 mediocre years, The One I Love and its ilk are reinventing the genre.
Aug. 17 2014 8:30 PMBoyhood Deserves a Best Picture NominationSlate’s road map to make it happen.
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Aug. 14 2014 10:21 PMMaybe This Wasn’t the Best Week to Release Let’s Be Cops
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Aug. 13 2014 12:40 PMEvery Hitchcock Cameo in One Video
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Aug. 12 2014 10:58 PMHow to Marry a Millionaire Showed Lauren Bacall Could Command the Heck Out of a Scene
Screening Room
Aug. 11 2014 7:50 AMYou’re a CreepMichael Powell’s Peeping Tom takes voyeurism to truly unsettling heights.
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Aug. 7 2014 12:56 PMAll of Wu-Tang Clan Reunited on The Daily Show



Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 12:43 PM Occupy Wall Street How can Hillary Clinton be both a limousine liberal and a Saul Alinsky radical?
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Head of Security Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 1:57 PM Would A Second Sarkozy Presidency End Marriage Equality in France?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 11:13 AM Why Is This Mother in Prison for Helping Her Daughter Get an Abortion?
  Slate Plus
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Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 11:48 AM Punky Brewster, the Feminist Punk Icon Who Wasn’t
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 1:50 PM Oh, the Futility! Frogs Try to Catch Worms Off of an iPhone Video.
  Health & Science
Sept. 23 2014 1:38 PM Why Is Fall Red in America but Yellow in Europe? A possible explanation, 35 million years in the making.
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.