Alex Joseph

Alex Joseph is a Slate intern.

April 9 2008 7:05 PMWhat's a "Proxy Battle"?Just what was Microsoft threatening to do to Yahoo?
Today's Blogs
March 26 2008 5:48 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton's meeting with Richard Mellon Scaife
Today's Blogs
March 14 2008 6:31 PMAshley Breaks OutBloggers on Ashley Dupré's music and her real identity.
Today's Blogs
March 12 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on Spitzer's resignation.
Other Magazines
Feb. 15 2008 4:05 PMMinds of Their OwnThe Economist on the return of the independent voter.
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Feb. 8 2008 3:32 PMThe Gates KeeperThe New York Times Magazine on Defense Secretary Robert Gates.
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Feb. 1 2008 2:34 PMDelegating Their AuthorityThe New York Times Magazine on how the tight presidential-nomination races could depend on superdelegates.
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Jan. 18 2008 4:10 PMSpace InvadersThe Economist on the militarization of space.
Today's Blogs
April 2 2008 6:29 PMBloggers on the newly released Yoo memo.
Today's Blogs
March 21 2008 3:52 PMBloggers on the Richardson endorsement and Belmont's near upset.
March 14 2008 3:23 PMLegally Blind?How bad is David Paterson's vision?
Today's Blogs
Feb. 27 2008 5:37 PMBloggers on the last Democratic debate and William F. Buckley Jr.
The Slate60
Feb. 11 2008 7:35 AMThe 2007 Slate 60: DonationsThe largest American charitable contributions of the year.
A Fine Whine
Feb. 4 2008 3:28 PMConfessions of a Young Hillary SupporterOr, how I became the loneliest man on campus.
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Jan. 25 2008 1:57 PMThe Global Has-BeenThe New York Times Magazine on America's shrinking influence on the world.
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Jan. 11 2008 4:21 PMGive Me Property or Give Me Death!Portfolio on whether property seizures by the Chinese government may lead to demands for more freedom.


War Stories

The Right Target

Why Obama’s airstrikes against ISIS may be more effective than people expect.

The NFL Has No Business Punishing Players for Off-Field Conduct. Leave That to the Teams.

Meet the Allies the U.S. Won’t Admit It Needs in Its Fight Against ISIS

I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

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

Should You Recline Your Seat? Two Economists Weigh In.

Medical Examiner

How to Stop Ebola

Survivors might be immune. Let’s recruit them to care for the infected.


America in Africa

The tragic, misunderstood history of Liberia—and why the United States has a special obligation to help it fight the Ebola epidemic.

New GOP Claim: Hillary Clinton’s Wealth and Celebrity Are Tricks to Disguise Her Socialism

Why the Byzantine Hiring Process at Universities Drives Academics Batty

Sept. 23 2014 3:29 PM The Fascinating Origins of Savannah, Georgia’s Distinctive Typeface
  News & Politics
Sept. 23 2014 11:45 PM America in Africa The tragic, misunderstood history of Liberia—and why the United States has a special obligation to help it fight the Ebola epidemic.
Sept. 23 2014 2:08 PM Home Depot’s Former Lead Security Engineer Had a Legacy of Sabotage
Sept. 23 2014 11:45 PM Why Your Cousin With a Ph.D. Is a Basket Case  Understanding the Byzantine hiring process that drives academics up the wall.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 23 2014 2:32 PM Politico Asks: Why Is Gabby Giffords So “Ruthless” on Gun Control?
  Slate Plus
Political Gabfest
Sept. 23 2014 3:04 PM Chicago Gabfest How to get your tickets before anyone else.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 8:38 PM “No One in This World” Is One of Kutiman’s Best, Most Impressive Songs
Future Tense
Sept. 23 2014 5:36 PM This Climate Change Poem Moved World Leaders to Tears Today
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 23 2014 11:37 PM How to Stop Ebola Could survivors safely care for the infected?
Sports Nut
Sept. 23 2014 7:27 PM You’re Fired, Roger Goodell If the commissioner gets the ax, the NFL would still need a better justice system. What would that look like?