Alex Kotlowitz

Alex Kotlowitz is author of There Are No Children Here and The Other Side of the River.

The Book Club
Jan. 31 2008 11:55 AMTearing Down the High-Rises—How Will Chicago Relocate 200,000 Citizens?
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Dec. 11 2006 12:21 AMThe Last Episode Is the Best Episode
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Nov. 20 2006 6:48 PMWatching The Wire With Kids
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Nov. 6 2006 7:22 AMFamily Ties
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Oct. 16 2006 2:28 PMCharacter Count
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Oct. 2 2006 5:20 PMOne Final Thought.
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Sept. 25 2006 3:02 PMLost Children
The Book Club
Jan. 30 2008 1:32 PMWhat Do We Owe Our Subjects?
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Dec. 3 2006 6:16 AMFaint Glimmers of Hope
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Nov. 13 2006 2:52 PMThe Case for Bubbles
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Oct. 30 2006 10:53 AMDavid Simon Should Take On the Press
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Oct. 9 2006 3:41 PMThe Wire and the New Journalism
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Oct. 2 2006 2:24 PMWhat The Wire Gets Wrong.
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Sept. 18 2006 11:49 AMThat Look on Randy's Face

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Here are the facts.

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The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender

What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?

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You Shouldn’t Spank Anyone but Your Consensual Sex Partner

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Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Altered State
Sept. 17 2014 11:51 PM The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 17 2014 1:36 PM Nate Silver Versus Princeton Professor: Who Has the Right Models?
  Life
Outward
Sept. 17 2014 6:53 PM LGBTQ Luminaries Honored With MacArthur “Genius” Fellowships
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2014 6:14 PM Today in Gender Gaps: Biking
  Slate Plus
Slate Fare
Sept. 17 2014 9:37 AM Is Slate Too Liberal?  A members-only open thread.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 17 2014 8:25 PM A New Song and Music Video From Angel Olsen, Indie’s Next Big Thing
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 17 2014 9:00 PM Amazon Is Now a Gadget Company
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 17 2014 11:48 PM Spanking Is Great for Sex Which is why it’s grotesque for parenting.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 17 2014 3:51 PM NFL Jerk Watch: Roger Goodell How much should you loathe the pro football commissioner?