Anna Newby

Anna Newby is a Slate intern.

The World
May 20 2014 9:22 AMEgypt’s Elections Won’t Be Free or Fair. But You Won’t See Fraud on Election Day.
The World
April 23 2014 2:10 PMCuba Is Running Out of Condoms
The World
April 7 2014 2:32 PMWhy Isn’t France Attending the Rwandan Genocide Commemoration Ceremonies Today?
The World
March 28 2014 12:06 PMFive Issues that Obama Should, but Probably Won’t, Raise During His Saudi Arabia Trip
Wild Things
March 19 2014 8:49 AMWhat Power Lines Look Like to Animals: Flashing Bands of Terror
The World
Feb. 25 2014 12:37 PMGuess Who’s Back? Egypt’s New Prime Minister Belonged to Mubarak’s Party
Wild Things
Feb. 18 2014 11:28 AM“Rhythmic Entrainment in Non-Human Animals,” or the Science of Dancing Birds
The World
Feb. 5 2014 11:59 AMThe Cardboard Ayatollah Returns
Future Tense
May 7 2014 2:29 PMTaiwan Tackles Gadget-Induced “Distracted Walking”
The World
April 16 2014 4:35 PMThere Are a Lot More Abu Ghraibs Out There
Wild Things
March 31 2014 12:25 PMIn a Major Victory, Court Orders a Halt on Japanese Whaling
The World
March 24 2014 2:37 PMNo, Egypt Won’t Actually Execute 500 Muslim Brotherhood Members
The World
March 3 2014 2:20 PMA Landmark Night for “Palestine” at the Oscars
The World
Feb. 21 2014 10:56 AMFatwa Issued Against Muslim Immigration to Mars
Wild Things
Feb. 12 2014 11:35 AMThe Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Finally Enters the 20th Century. Go Mutts!

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore, and Schools Are Getting Worried

The Good Wife Is Cynical, Thrilling, and Grown-Up. It’s Also TV’s Best Drama.

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 20 2014 11:13 AM -30-
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 20 2014 6:30 AM The Man Making Bill Gates Richer
  Life
Quora
Sept. 20 2014 7:27 AM How Do Plants Grow Aboard the International Space Station?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 20 2014 1:52 PM Julian Casablancas’ New Album Sounds Like the Furthest Thing From the Strokes
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 20 2014 7:00 AM The Shaggy Sun
  Sports
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.