How Vietnam Really EndedEvents abroad—not domestic anti-war activism—brought the war to an end.
The Bush BacklashIn its dash to Baghdad, the administration left its own rear guard exposed.
The Zionist ExampleIf anyone should understand Palestinian intransigence, it's the Israelis.
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.
How Creative Is Your Computer? The Lovelace test is a better measure of artificial intelligence than the Turing test.
Squash vs. Baseball! Wrestling vs. Golf! Good riddance to the days when sports had to fight each other for Olympic survival.