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.

Trumpcast
May 5 2016 2:40 PMA Man of His GenerationDonald Trump is a baby boomer. Does this explain more about him than we think?
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May 3 2016 2:42 PMA Brief History of the DrumpfsThe Trump family philosophy goes back more than three generations—you’re either a winner or a loser!
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April 28 2016 12:44 PMHere Come the Vichy RepublicansChris Christie, Ben Carson, Newt Gingrich—the Trump bandwagon is assembling.
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April 25 2016 3:22 PMWhen He Sues You for $5 BillionThis is what happens when you question Trump’s net worth.
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April 19 2016 2:28 PMAmerica’s BerlusconiAn Italian journalist gives us advice on how to handle a loud, vain, amateur politician.
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April 18 2016 9:41 AM(Moral) Larceny … With Flair!Talking with Newsweek contributor Wayne Barrett about Donald Trump’s shady business practices.
Politics
April 8 2016 1:53 PMTrump on IceHe probably won’t be the nominee. So how will the GOP get rid of him?
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April 5 2016 1:02 PMWhat’s With the White Working Class?Barbara Ehrenreich talks about the eroding “psychological wage” fueling Trump supporters.
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March 31 2016 1:28 PMThe GOP’s Top Trump BusterHow can an open convention play out like a game of Risk?
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March 25 2016 11:15 AMBrussels, ISIS, and IslamWhat do 1.6 billion Muslims think of Trump?
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March 18 2016 11:20 AMA Contested Convention?What does the fight look like if Trump arrives below the delegate threshold?
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March 16 2016 11:47 AMIs Donald Trump a Racist?Talking with Jamelle Bouie about his recent cover story, “How Trump Happened.”
Obit
March 6 2016 9:28 PMRonald Reagan’s ProtectorNancy Reagan was the greatest guardian of her husband’s reputation.
Year of Great Books
March 4 2016 9:09 AMWhat Should We Read Next?Help us choose the next title for “A Year of Great Books.”
Politics
Oct. 9 2015 11:37 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?What the magazine taught me about Joe Biden, the banality of good, and fake sounds in action flicks.
Year of Great Books
May 4 2016 10:23 AMAbout Jane EyreEverything Slate’s Year of Great Books learned about love, identity, and feminism from Charlotte Brontë’s realist masterwork.
Trumpcast
May 2 2016 1:31 PMDictators’ Favorite SleazebagPaul Manafort has made a living reinventing a number of the world’s tyrants. So of course he’s spearheading the Trump campaign effort.
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April 27 2016 11:59 AMNo Koch MoneyWhy do the Koch brothers hate Trump so much?
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April 22 2016 12:32 PMThe PivotTrump said it himself—he’s capable of changing.
Politics
April 18 2016 1:09 PMHow the GOP Is Losing Its Grip on Working-Class RepublicansThe Tea Party was a red herring. The real revolt of the Republican rank-and-file is upon us.
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April 14 2016 2:47 PMA Public Display of AutoeroticismHow much has Trump changed over the last 20 years?
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April 7 2016 2:07 PMWhen Trump Doesn’t WinWashington Post columnist E.J. Dionne talks about why this time it really is the end of Donald Trump.
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April 1 2016 10:28 AMThis Podcast Isn’t NeutralGlenn Greenwald on neutrality, objectivity, and the history of an opinionated press.
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March 28 2016 9:29 AMI LOVE Women!Who are the women supporting Donald Trump despite his misogyny?
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March 21 2016 9:33 AMA Campus OutlierWhat does it feel like to support Donald Trump on a college campus?
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March 16 2016 11:48 AMLet’s Talk to a ShrinkDiscussing narcissistic personality disorder with clinical psychologist Dr. Ben Michaelis.
Politics
March 11 2016 10:47 AMIs Hillary Clinton Likable Enough to Beat Donald Trump?Yes, but it won’t be easy.
Politics
March 4 2016 10:41 AMAn Eclectic ExtremistDonald Trump’s distinctly American authoritarianism draws equally from the wacko right and wacko left.
Politics
Jan. 8 2016 5:56 AMThe Road to ReagandomHow Reagan’s eight-year gig as the host of General Electric Theater sparked his conservative conversion and became the genesis of his political career. 
Politics
Aug. 13 2015 2:31 PMTrump’s Alpha-Male AppealWhat explains the loutish billionaire’s polls and popularity.

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