The Day Glenn Greenwald Skyped Into My Law School ClassArguing across an ocean with the author of No Place to Hide.
Why Are You So Fearful, O Ye of Little Faith?In his new book, Glenn Greenwald takes on the doubters.
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Senators Introduce a Bill to Fix How We Compensate Victims of Child Pornography. It’s a Good Start.
The Go Ahead, Search My OkCupid Profile GabfestListen to Slate’s show about Donald Sterling’s racist rant, a botched execution in Oklahoma, and the Supreme Court case regarding warrantless cellphone searches.
OK, Michigan Can Ban Affirmative ActionBut does that really mean race no longer matters, as the Supreme Court’s conservatives say?
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New York Times Reveals That Basically No One Investigated the Jameis Winston Rape Allegations
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The Audio Book Club Wonders Where’d You Go, BernadetteSlate’s critics debate Maria Semple’s comic best-seller.
The Sheriff OversteppedGrady Judd got the spotlight, but no justice, in charging two teenage girls in the Rebecca Sedwick suicide case.
The Devastating, Sneaky Genius of John Roberts’ OpinionsHis McCutcheon decision pretends to be mild but then wrecks what remains of campaign-finance law.
The Harder They FallNew research shows that high-status kids go after each other more than they go after misfits. The targets say they suffer more, too.
The I Miss Monica Lewinsky GabfestListen to Slate’s show about the Supreme Court’s prayer decision, North Carolina’s Senate primary, and Monica Lewinsky’s Vanity Fair essay.
Two AmericasIn much of the country, the death penalty is disappearing. In the South, it lives on.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Senior editor Emily Bazelon shares what frustrated and intrigued her this week.
The "Can You Say President Rick Perry?" GabfestListen to Slate's show about the Common Core curriculum, the Texas gubernatorial race, and the presidential ambitions of Lone Star politicians.
The “Emily, Would You Please Stop Being So Emotional?” GabfestListen to Slate's show about a possible Jeb Bush candidacy, “emotional” female politicians, and the ethics of taking your children on the high seas.
Who Deserves Religious Liberty?What Ross Douthat gets wrong about the Hobby Lobby and gay wedding photography cases.
The Live Nude Dancing at the Kitty Kat Lounge GabfestListen to Slate’s show about the Supreme Court’s latest campaign finance case, GOP budget and tax reform plans, and the play Arguendo.
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DuPont Heir Got Probation for Raping His Daughter. Because He Wouldn't "Fare Well" in Prison?
Were the Oregon Shooting Victims Christian Martyrs? It’s too early to say, but we’ve used the label for mass shooting victims in the past and it ended up being a mistake.
Peeple, the “Yelp for People,” Disappears From Social Media—but Its Founders Promise It’s Still Coming
A Chicago Man Bought a Dilapidated South Side Bank for $1 and Turned It Into a Gorgeous Culture Center
The “How Do You Punish This Company?” Bonus Segment Emily Bazelon, Jamelle Bouie, and David Plotz discuss reprimanding Volkswagen for ethical misconduct.
The Odd Case of the Nazi Judge Konrad Morgen claimed he worked to undermine the Nazi regime by rigorously enforcing its own laws.