Irene Chidinma Nwoye

Irene Chidinma Nwoye is a writer and former Slate intern in New York City. Follow her on Twitter.

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July 2 2014 11:13 AMPalestinian Teen Found Dead in Suspected Reprisal Attack
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July 1 2014 1:28 PMEuropean Human Rights Court Sustains France’s Burqa Ban  
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June 30 2014 2:53 PMOscar Pistorius Was Mentally Sound When He Killed His Girlfriend, Evaluation Concludes
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June 26 2014 11:12 PMU.S. Disbands Elite Anti-Terror Task Force in the Philippines
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June 26 2014 1:02 PMNYC Soda Ban Rejected by State's Highest Court
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June 25 2014 1:05 PMHow ISIS Rebels Distinguish Sunnis From Shiites
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June 24 2014 3:36 PMItalian Police Say They've Solved Century-Old Case of Slain NYC Cop
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June 23 2014 1:30 PMEgypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters, Including Two With Foreign Citizenship, to Seven Years
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June 20 2014 5:20 PMGruesome Video Shows Albuquerque Police Killing a Homeless Man
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June 19 2014 1:57 PMAlleged Boston Marathon Bomber's "Betrayal" of Citizenship Oath Won't Be Considered At Trial
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June 18 2014 1:27 PMAnother Ethnic Group in Iraq Takes Up Arms
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June 17 2014 11:27 AMU.S. Set For Three Executions in 24 Hours
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June 16 2014 1:37 PMAnother Brutal Terrorist Massacre Reported, This Time in Kenya
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June 12 2014 12:09 PM9,000 Officers Storm Compound in Search of Billionaire Tied to South Korea Ferry Disaster
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June 11 2014 4:52 PMElderly Women In South Korea Turn To Prostitution to Keep From Starving
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July 1 2014 5:27 PMIndian Politician Threatens to Rape Rivals' "Women"
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June 30 2014 6:56 PMItaly’s Migrant Problem Continues to Escalate as 30 Found Dead in Migrant Boat
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June 27 2014 2:45 PMMH370 Passengers "Most Likely" Died of Hypoxia Before Crash, Report Says
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June 26 2014 4:38 PMMedical Marijuana Farmers Market to Open in L.A. Over July 4 Weekend, for America
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June 25 2014 6:38 PMBombing Seemingly Timed to World Cup Is Nigeria's Third Terrorist Incident This Week
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June 24 2014 7:05 PMBoko Haram Reportedly Strikes Again, Abducting at Least 90 Women and Children
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June 24 2014 12:01 PMChristians in Malaysia Banned From Using the Word "Allah" in Published Material
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June 20 2014 6:09 PMReport: Over 400 Military Drones Have Crashed Since 2001
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June 19 2014 6:52 PMThe CIA Built Prototypes of a Devil-Faced Osama Bin Laden Action Figure
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June 18 2014 6:58 PMEbola Death Toll in West Africa Reaches 337
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June 17 2014 2:37 PMTurkey Bans Media From Reporting on Kidnapping of 49 Turks by ISIS in Mosul
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June 16 2014 2:24 PMBaseball Legend Tony Gwynn Dies at 54  
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June 13 2014 12:44 PMMalaysia Flight MH370 Families Get $50,000 Payments
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June 11 2014 6:07 PMFBI Launches Investigation into VA
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June 11 2014 2:53 PMCostco, Walmart May Be Buying Shrimp From Suppliers Who Rely on Slave Labor



The World

How Canada’s Shooting Tragedies Have Shaped Its Gun Control Politics

Where Ebola Lives Between Outbreaks

Gunman Killed Inside Canadian Parliament; Soldier Shot at National Monument Dies

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Paul Farmer: Up to 90 Percent of Ebola Patients Should Survive

Is he right?


“I’m Not a Scientist” Is No Excuse

Politicians brag about their ignorance while making ignorant decisions.


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

In Praise of 13th Grade: Why a Fifth Year of High School Is a Great Idea 

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

  News & Politics
Oct. 22 2014 9:42 PM Landslide Landrieu Can the Louisiana Democrat use the powers of incumbency to save herself one more time?
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2014 9:19 PM The Phone Call Is Twenty Minutes of Pitch-Perfect, Wrenching Cinema
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.