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!



The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.