Daniel Politi
Daniel Politi

Daniel Politi has been contributing to Slate since 2004 and wrote the "Today's Papers" column from 2006 to 2009. You can follow him on Twitter @dpoliti.

The Slatest
Sept. 11 2016 4:10 PMListen to Trump Brag on 9/11 That His Building Was Now the Tallest in Lower Manhattan
The Slatest
Sept. 11 2016 12:15 PMThis Video of Hillary Clinton Leaving 9/11 Memorial Does Not Look Good
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2016 6:18 PMJohn Hinckley Leaves Mental Hospital 35 Years After Reagan Assassination Attempt
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2016 4:33 PMCanadian Judge Faces Ouster for Asking Rape Victim: “Why Couldn’t You Just Keep Your Knees Together?”
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2016 11:31 AMWhy It’s Ridiculous to Call Clinton’s “Basket of Deplorables” Her “47 Percent” Moment
The Slatest
Sept. 4 2016 4:31 PMTrump Is Closing the Gap in National Polls, but Clinton Holds Key Battleground Leads
The Slatest
Sept. 4 2016 12:59 PMSpy Agency Sends (Then Deletes) Snarky Tweet on Protocol Spat: “Classy as Always China”
The Slatest
Sept. 3 2016 6:04 PMWatch Ben Carson Awkwardly Walk Away From Live Interview to Look for his Luggage
The Slatest
Sept. 3 2016 11:00 AMAlabama Library Threatens Jail Time for Overdue Books
The Slatest
Aug. 28 2016 5:44 PMWatch French Chef Refuse to Serve Two Muslim Women: “All Muslims Are Terrorists”
The Slatest
Aug. 28 2016 2:38 PMU.S. Set to Welcome 10,000th Syrian Refugee on Monday
The Slatest
Aug. 28 2016 10:47 AMDonald Trump’s Plan for Undocumented Immigrants Remains a Mystery
The Slatest
Aug. 27 2016 6:18 PMWatch Police Pepper-Spray 84-Year-Old Black Woman in Her Own Home
The Slatest
Aug. 27 2016 11:52 AMTrump Uses Shooting of Dwyane Wade’s Cousin to Court Black Voters
The Slatest
Aug. 21 2016 5:49 PMClinton Campaign Manager Wonders Whether Trump “Is Just a Puppet for the Kremlin”
The Slatest
Sept. 11 2016 2:09 PMKansas City Chiefs’ Marcus Peters Raises Black-Gloved Fist During National Anthem
The Slatest
Sept. 11 2016 11:20 AMNorth Carolina Police Arrest Man for Making Up Clown-Luring Tale
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2016 5:29 PMClinton Partially Backtracks: Regrets Saying “Half” Of Trump Supporters Are Deplorable
The Slatest
Sept. 10 2016 3:01 PMMoscow, Washington Say They Will Join Forces To Fight Jihadists in Syria
The Slatest
Sept. 4 2016 5:37 PMSanta Clara Police Chief Calls on Union to Drop 49ers Boycott Threat Over Kaepernick
The Slatest
Sept. 4 2016 3:01 PMEven Donald Trump’s Running Mate Can’t Explain His Immigration Plan
The Slatest
Sept. 4 2016 10:03 AMPope Francis Declares Mother Teresa a Saint: “Dispenser of Divine Mercy”
The Slatest
Sept. 3 2016 4:51 PMAn Uncharacteristically Humble Trump Addresses Black Detroit Church: “I’m Here to Learn”
The Slatest
Sept. 3 2016 9:26 AMU.S., China Ratify Climate Deal, Making it Difficult for Trump to Scrap Agreement
The Slatest
Aug. 28 2016 3:36 PMFormer Obama Campaign Manager: Trump “Meets Clinical Definition” of “Psychopath”
The Slatest
Aug. 28 2016 12:52 PMBrexit Architect Nigel Farage Likens Trump to Ronald Reagan
The Slatest
Aug. 27 2016 6:59 PMTrump Campaign Chief Didn’t Want Kids at School With Lots of Jews, Ex-Wife Claims
The Slatest
Aug. 27 2016 1:21 PMNFL’s Kaepernick Sits for Anthem, Says Flag Represents “Country That Oppresses Black People”
The Slatest
Aug. 27 2016 10:41 AMTrump’s Doctor Wrote Letter Declaring “Excellent” Health in Five Minutes
The Slatest
Aug. 21 2016 4:25 PMTrump Doubles Spending With a Focus on Marketing, Still Far Behind in Ground Game

READ MORE STORIES