Sympathy for the DevilWhy it’s wrong to call John Calipari just another cog in the evil NCAA machine.
The Universal Allure of WarHow the enhanced emotional experience of combat takes hold in conflict zones.
“Violence Against Women Is the Foreigners’ Fault”What happens to Afghan women when the U.S. military pulls out?
“They’re Freebasing the Crystal Meth of Purpose”Why the pull of war is so strong for soldiers (and journalists) in combat zones.
“What You See Is a Pretty Slender Reality”The problem with only viewing conflict from an American perspective.
Inside JobWhy American vet Elliott Ackerman wrote about insider attacks from the Afghan perspective in his novel, Green on Blue.
First Principles Clinton began her campaign by denouncing the big money flowing into out politics. That just got a lot harder for her to talk about.
The Most Hated Merger in America Customers, companies, and even regulators mistrust Comcast. No wonder its deal to buy Time Warner Cable fell apart.
Harvard Students Are Clueless About Fighting Fossil Fuels. They Could Learn a Thing or Two From Stanford.
Tab Roulette! Slate’s business and tech writers share what they’re reading, whether they want to or not.