What It’s Like to Be Black in the Criminal Justice SystemThese eight charts suggest there are racial disparities at every phase of the justice system.
Brunch vs. BuffetCan you tell if someone is an iPhone or Android user from her Yelp searches?
Behind the Scenes
The Great J-School DebateFour Slate-sters (and journalism school grads) dish on the pros and cons of going to journalism school.
Did You Spend Too Much on Your Wedding?If you’d invested in the stock market instead, here’s how rich you’d be.
The Instant Spin RoomWhat Twitter’s smartest liberals and conservatives are saying about the GOP debates.
The XX Factor
These States Sell “Choose Life” License Plates and Give the Money to Anti-Abortion Organizations
How Tough Are the Vaccination Laws in Your State?And how many children are protected from dangerous diseases?
The Antonin Scalia “Sick Burn” GeneratorFind out how the Supreme Court justice would insult you.
The Slate Podcasts Soundboard!All your favorite Slate podcast personalities, saying all your favorite catchphrases.
The Slate Starbucks Map Quiz, Volume 2Guess what each city is based on a map of its Starbucks locations.
Why Democrats Have the Right to Be Angry With Clinton Her email scandal was easy to predict and avoid.
More Than Twenty Years After the Story in Show Me a Hero, Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
Idris Elba Just Got Called “Too Street” to Play Bond. Here’s Why That’s Even Crazier Than it Sounds.
Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.
Of Flying Squirrels and Yard Goats Meet the branding geniuses behind some of minor league baseball’s craziest logos and mascots.