Andrés Martinez

Andrés Martinez is the editorial director of the New America Foundation.

Future Tense
April 4 2014 8:08 AMMaybe Video Games Aren’t So BadThree reasons why I gave in and bought my son an Xbox.
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2013 11:17 AMFarewell, Sweet BlackBerryThe much-maligned smartphone is (was?) superior to the iPhone one in crucial way.
April 14 2009 6:54 AMDistant NeighborsThe massive misunderstandings that plague the relationship between the United States and Mexico.
Feb. 7 2008 7:34 AMMuy Mexicano
Feb. 5 2008 7:46 AMRolling the Dice in the Titanic's Casino
Feb. 27 2014 5:23 PMDon’t Extradite El ChapoThe Mexican government won’t win against the cartels unless it can prove it can lock them away.
Future Tense
March 25 2013 11:06 AMSign This White House Petition to Create an R2-D2 Day
Feb. 8 2008 12:10 PMDebating Socialism With Venezuela's True Believers
Feb. 6 2008 8:52 AMMartinez Conquers Nature
Feb. 4 2008 1:03 PMAmong the Money-Changers


Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

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

It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

The U.S. Is So, So Far Behind Europe on Clean Energy

Even if You Don’t Like Batman, You Might Like Gotham

Friends Was the Last Purely Pleasurable Sitcom

The Eye

This Whimsical Driverless Car Imagines Transportation in 2059


Meet the New Bosses

How the Republicans would run the Senate.

A Woman Who Escaped the Extreme Babymaking Christian Fundamentalism of Quiverfull

So, Apple Is Not Shuttering Beats, but the Streaming Service Will Probably Be Folded Into iTunes

  News & Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
Sept. 22 2014 5:38 PM Apple Won't Shut Down Beats Music After All (But Will Probably Rename It)
Sept. 22 2014 4:45 PM Why Can’t the Census Count Gay Couples Accurately?
  Double X
Sept. 22 2014 4:06 PM No, Women’s Soccer Does Not Have a Domestic Violence Problem Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
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Brow Beat
Sept. 22 2014 5:45 PM The University of California Corrects “Injustice” by Making Its Rich Chancellors Even Richer
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 22 2014 4:34 PM Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
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.