Slumdogs, MillionairesThanks to Mumbai’s land reform act, the very rich and very poor have become next-door neighbors.
The Wire vs. TremeDavid Simon hosts a battle of the bands between Baltimore and New Orleans.
New York Should Hate the Voting Rights ActWhy the city is taking a principled stand to defend it.
Foreign InfluenceCan a death row inmate in Virginia save his life by claiming he’s Ukrainian?
Don’t Sweat the Dodd-Frank Rollback Congress just gave Wall Street a win. It also opened the door for smarter, better financial reform.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.
The Music Club
The Music Club, 2014 Entry 15: “I like everything” is the new “I only like their early stuff.”
Squash vs. Baseball! Wrestling vs. Golf! Good riddance to the days when sports had to fight each other for Olympic survival.