We Need to Talk About a RevolutionA corporate lawyer pitches it all to cover armed insurgency in Lionel Shriver’s long-delayed comedy of terrorism.
Teach for America, Frontier EditionWhat two young society women dared, and learned, out West in 1916.
One Weird Cinderella StoryWhat is Allison Pearson up to with her portrait of David Cassidy fandom?
A Cinderella From Southern FranceFernanda Eberstadt tries something very different: a fairy tale.
Obama’s Middle East Gamble The president is trying to engage the troubled region on his own terms. Is that even possible?
Inside Higher Ed
No Funds for You The Department of Education withholds massive amounts of funding from “risky” colleges. It doesn’t have to tell us which ones.
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of March 23, curated by Slate writers and editors.
Best Loss Ever A Duke-hating aficionado’s guide to the sweetest Blue Devils tournament defeats of all time.