"The Russians Moved Because They Know You Are Weak"The last two weeks have been a disaster for U.S. foreign policy.
The Devil's in the DetailsWhy John Hagee's views on the Holocaust aren't the only reason for McCain to reject him.
Feith-Based IntelligenceThe former undersecretary of defense's preposterous self-defense.
Bush's Bogus AnalogyIn 1998, the Washington Times tipped off Osama. In 2005, the New York Times didn't.
FlightmareThe Iraqi insurgents' surface-to-air missiles won't win the war, but they could wreak havoc on civilian aviation.
Why Do Terrorists Love To Strike Around Elections?And what can we expect in the coming weeks?
The Convert's ZealRadical Islamism has become a magnet for some of the world's angriest people.
The Case of the Misunderstood MemoThe Feith "annex" highlights the Bush administration's misuse of intelligence material.
Roads & Kingdoms
Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
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The Best of Slate Podcasts Only have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.