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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Feb. 10 2017 2:48 PMNo! They’re Best Friends, Really!Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus want you to know that everything is totally cool—they can even finish each other’s sentences!
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Feb. 6 2017 3:18 PMA Time for BromidesA conversation with Yascha Mounk about President Trump’s first two weeks in office.
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Jan. 30 2017 11:21 AMNot the New Normal: How the Media Should Cover the Trump Presidency (Live Edition)A panel discussion with top editors about how the media should cover President Trump.
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Jan. 26 2017 3:16 PMA Strategy for Dealing with the B.S. ParadeHow should the media cover a president who states outright lies?
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Jan. 18 2017 12:44 PMConfirmation ConversionsWhat could be the future of civil rights under Attorney General Jeff Sessions?
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Jan. 12 2017 2:29 PMA Question of IntelligenceA chat with David Corn about what was (and wasn’t) inside BuzzFeed’s dossier.
Politics
Dec. 22 2016 1:50 PMWhy Dictators Hate ChessGarry Kasparov on Vladimir Putin’s meddling and America’s response.
Science
Dec. 13 2016 3:14 PMBill McKibben on Why Exxon Mobil Is the Worst Oil CompanyRex Tillerson doesn’t just come from any oil company. He comes from the one that knew about climate change but spent decades lying to the public about it for profit.
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Dec. 6 2016 6:03 PMThe Brilliance of the Carrier DealIs there something Donald Trump understands about jobs that Democrats and Republicans have been missing?
Political Gabfest
Dec. 2 2016 10:18 AMThe “Welcome to the Kleptocracy” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s conflicts of interest, the future of health care, and how journalists should cover Trump’s tweeting.
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Nov. 22 2016 12:07 PMHis Rise to PowerTaking a deeper look at what Hitler’s ascendancy can tell us about Donald Trump.
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Nov. 15 2016 12:22 PMSix Rules for Surviving an AutocracyA Russian American journalist provides tips on how we make it through Donald Trump’s presidency.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 11 2016 3:54 PMWhat Do We Do Now?The Political Gabfest wonders how to move forward.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 9 2016 5:38 PMThe “Even Longer National Nightmare” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s victory, how Trump will govern, and what his opponents should do now.
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Nov. 1 2016 11:33 AMHow Trump Duped the Republican Party Into Funding Its Own DestructionA reporter gets an inside look at the Trump campaign’s data operation.
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Feb. 8 2017 3:50 PMTrumpcast Live From WashingtonHow should foreign leaders react to Donald Trump’s 140-character foreign policy?
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Jan. 31 2017 5:08 PMThe Magnitsky Act and the Looming Russian DangerWhat are the dangers of President Trump repealing sanctions on Russia?
Politics
Jan. 30 2017 10:45 AMTrump Is Deaf to the Echoes of HistoryExodus. Ethno-religious atrocities. Refugees detained in transit. American Jews hear the resonances all too well.
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Jan. 24 2017 11:10 AMSignals vs. NoiseFareed Zakaria discusses the implications of Donald Trump’s isolationist policies.
Politics
Jan. 16 2017 9:49 AMObama’s Legacy Won’t Be His Political AchievementsHe wanted to be a transformational president. He’ll be an inspirational one instead.
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Jan. 5 2017 1:41 PMNarcissistic Personality Disorder, RevisitedHow Donald Trump’s personality can be a danger to us all.
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Dec. 20 2016 10:23 AMPutin’s MeddlingHow Vladimir Putin subverted American democracy and other fears of the Trump-Putin alliance.
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Dec. 13 2016 12:23 PMEnemies of the PlanetA conversation about the planetary horrors of appointing Rex Tillerson.
Political Gabfest
Dec. 2 2016 1:50 PMHere’s How We Avoid the Filter BubbleWant to expand your news consumption habits?
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Nov. 29 2016 5:04 PMA Clear and Present Danger to Voting RightsDonald Trump’s latest tweets are laying the foundation to destroy voting rights for millions of Americans.
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Nov. 21 2016 12:10 PMOne Big Giant Conflict of InterestThe red flags for a Trump kleptocracy are everywhere.
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Nov. 14 2016 12:15 PMA History Teacher and a Historic EventHow one 10th-grade class took the news of Donald Trump winning the presidency.
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Nov. 10 2016 2:01 PMThe Morning AfterWhat does a Trump presidency look like? Why is this happening in America today? How do we move the national conversation forward?
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Nov. 4 2016 2:55 PMA Repudiation of the Liberal Democratic OrderIf Donald Trump becomes president, the United States would be a hard “sell” in the financial markets.
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Nov. 1 2016 9:49 AMThe Alt-Right and a Deluge of HateA writer at National Review came out against Trump but didn’t expect the extent of the hate that followed.

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