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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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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Sept. 6 2017 12:30 PM800,000 HostagesWhat are Donald Trump’s political motivations for rescinding DACA?
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Aug. 23 2017 4:38 PMThe Obscure EPA Rule That Brought Down a Trump AdviserCarl Icahn’s resignation showcases how Trump’s circle regards the presidency as a corporate raid on Washington.
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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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Aug. 29 2017 9:44 AMThe “Revolting” Administration“The president speaks for himself,” and other criticisms from Trump Cabinet appointees.
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Aug. 23 2017 10:15 AMThe Corruption of Carl IcahnThe billionaire Trump adviser attempted a corporate raid on Washington and failed. Could he face jail time?

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