Jacob Weisberg
Jacob Weisberg Jacob Weisberg

Jacob Weisberg is chairman and editor-in-chief of The Slate Group and author of The Bush Tragedy. Follow him on Twitter.

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Jan. 12 2018 7:10 PMA Dangerous, Bumbling, Racist IdiotYou don’t have to be effective to be destructive.
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Dec. 21 2017 10:27 AMStrategic ConfusionWhy is Trump contradicting his own National Security Strategy?
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Dec. 12 2017 5:39 PMYet Another Round of Attacks on the PressTrump’s latest barrage against the news media is deeply concerning.
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Nov. 29 2017 6:00 PMNixon’s Slow BurnWhat did it feel like to live through Watergate?
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Nov. 24 2017 9:45 AM“I Can Only Consider It a Form of Brain Damage”Justin Peters watched Fox News for three straight weeks. Here’s what he learned.
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Nov. 22 2017 9:16 AMThe “Al Franken and Charlie Rose and Bill Clinton and Roy Moore and John Conyers Should All Resign” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the GOP tax bills, a new batch of sexual assault allegations, and the decline of the magazine industry.
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Nov. 17 2017 12:06 PMTrumpcast Live From San FranciscoShould the Democrats talk more about impeachment?
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Nov. 6 2017 7:42 PMThe Giant Pool of Money LaunderingMoney laundering is a trillion-dollar industry. It’s routinized, it’s brazen, and it may implicate the Trump Organization. How does it work?
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Oct. 31 2017 9:52 AMRobert Mueller’s Opening SalvoWith a one-two punch, Mueller sends a message to those involved in the Trump-Russia scandal: Cooperate or else.
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Oct. 26 2017 1:51 PMUkrainian Politics in AmericaA look at the historical context of the Trump–Russia scandal.
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Oct. 18 2017 12:38 PMImpunity for Men Like TrumpGuys like Harvey Weinstein and Donald Trump have long been able to get away with things. Is that coming to an end?
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Oct. 7 2017 6:00 AM#AskTrumpcastYou asked questions via Twitter, voicemail, and snail mail. We have answers.
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Oct. 2 2017 1:01 PMTrumpcast Live From IAB’s Leadership DialoguesHow the line between fantasy and reality is affecting our politics.
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Sept. 26 2017 9:25 AMTrumpcast Live From the Texas Tribune FestivalA panel discussion about white supremacy, Democrats in Texas, and the 2016 election.
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Sept. 12 2017 9:31 AMHow to Read L’Affaire RusseA decoder for who’s really talking about what in the Trump­–Russia affair.
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Jan. 10 2018 6:33 PMTen Hours of Dossier TestimonyIf you like the White House reality show, read Fire and Fury. If you want to get into the weeds of the Russia scandal, read Glenn Simpson’s 312-page testimony.
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Dec. 19 2017 9:45 AMThe Tax Bill ComethThe economic impact of the GOP tax bill.
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Dec. 6 2017 10:18 AMThe Russia Strand Trump Fears MostIs it the secret meetings? The dirty money? Or that rumored “pee tape”?
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Nov. 28 2017 7:52 PMThe Magnitsky Update, With Bill BrowderThe European Union needs to adopt the Magnitsky Act. Here’s why it will never pass it.
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Nov. 24 2017 8:00 AMNight RiderWhat can Robert Penn Warren’s first novel tell us about the Trump era?
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Nov. 17 2017 12:08 PMA History of BunkIt’s important to understand the underlying nature of conspiracy theories and hoaxes, because our president loves them.
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Nov. 14 2017 10:08 AMThe Fox News Survivor (and Alec Baldwin)Why watching Fox News is like being at a party where the people are nice, but two or three of them kick you in the shins and spit in your face.
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Nov. 6 2017 9:35 AMInching Closer to the Oval OfficeA break-in at the DNC, moves to obstruct justice, lies from senior officials—how does the Trump-Russia scandal compare with Watergate?
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Oct. 28 2017 6:00 AMThe Handmaid’s TaleWhat can Margaret Atwood’s dystopia tell us about the Trump administration?
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Oct. 23 2017 12:04 PMThe Generals, North Korea, and MyanmarGenocide is happening in Myanmar. Why isn’t the U.S. government doing anything about it?
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Oct. 12 2017 12:35 PMGetting Off EasyHow did Ivanka and Donald Trump Jr. avoid felony fraud charges in 2012?
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Oct. 4 2017 2:32 PMDemocracy vs. ItselfHow is liberal democracy holding up in America and around the world?
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Sept. 27 2017 7:31 PMThe Fine Points of ImpeachmentDiscussing the complexity of impeachment with Harvard Law School’s Cass Sunstein.
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Sept. 22 2017 11:01 AMStrangers in Their Own LandArlie Russell Hochschild asks the right questions in her book. What about the answers?
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Sept. 7 2017 10:15 AMThe Big DebtThe Kushner family has to do something about their building at 666 Fifth Ave. They’re running out of time and potential partners.

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