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

Slate Fare
Oct. 26 2018 1:34 PMPlayful, Wise, and Endlessly CuriousJulia Turner’s predecessors on the outgoing editor in chief. Plus: Turner’s goodbye to Slate.
Trumpcast
Sept. 3 2018 5:00 AMA Tower in Toronto and the Story of KleptocracyTrump highlights how the lines between the illegitimate and the legitimate economy have blurred in the past decade.
Trumpcast
Aug. 7 2018 11:47 AMCyberwar and Security in the Trump EraWhat would it look like for America to go on the offensive if it suffers yet another major cyberattack?
Trumpcast
July 31 2018 1:33 PMWhen the President Takes Putin's Side Over YoursHow the “not-incredible” and “not-sincere” deal Putin proposed to Trump affected an American citizen.
Trumpcast
July 17 2018 8:30 PMThe Man Putin Singled OutVladimir Putin mentioned Bill Browder by name because he gets under his skin like no one else can.
Trumpcast
July 12 2018 6:49 PMThe ACLU in the Trump EraThe organization has reinvented itself for this presidency, but is it losing its core values in the process?
Political Gabfest
July 5 2018 7:13 PMThe “Abolish ICE” EditionListen to Slate’s show about potential SCOTUS nominees, the “Abolish ICE” slogan, and Scott Pruitt’s resignation.
Trumpcast
July 2 2018 3:33 PMThe Supreme Court Without Justice KennedyWill the retirement of Justice Kennedy finally motivate the left to vote on the courts?
Politics
June 20 2018 8:02 PM“We Don’t Know Because They Won’t Tell Us”What it’s like to be a federal public defender on the Texas border right now.
Trumpcast
June 12 2018 5:09 PMThe Sewage of Trump’s Trade WarWill the president’s tariffs destroy NAFTA?
Trumpcast
June 1 2018 12:13 PMTrumpcast Live From BrooklynMichael Avenatti joins the panel to discuss his day in court and the future of the Trump presidency.
Trumpcast
May 25 2018 12:58 PMCan You Indict the President?A constitutional lawyer talks about the scenario that keeps him up night.
Trumpcast
May 17 2018 10:42 AMA Very Stormy DisclosureTrump repaid Michael Cohen after all, because of course he did.
Trumpcast
May 9 2018 7:11 PMA Slush Fund for Playmates, an Oligarch, and the President?Michael Cohen’s Delaware LLC has paid out hush money, but is it taking bribes too?
Trumpcast
May 4 2018 6:13 PMMichael Avenatti Is Beating Trump at His Own GameStormy Daniels’ lawyer has the Trump syndicate tangling themselves in all sorts of lies.
Slate Fare
Oct. 2 2018 4:11 PMGenerously GleefulThree Slate editors, including Jacob Weisberg, on Jacob Weisberg’s departure.
Trumpcast
Aug. 31 2018 10:21 AMA Campaign Finance Crash CourseWhat laws did Cohen break and how do they implicate the president?
Trumpcast
Aug. 2 2018 1:26 PMWhy Trump and India Aren’t Working OutDespite an optimistic start, the relationship has taken a turn for the worse between Trump and India.
Politics
July 20 2018 6:05 PMWhat It Was Like to Be Called Out by Putin During the Helsinki Press Conference
Trumpcast
July 16 2018 5:41 PMTrump’s Submission in HelsinkiThe questions that get asked in occupied countries are now being asked in Washington.
Trumpcast
July 10 2018 2:36 PMThe Fights Liberals Should and Shouldn’t Pick With KavanaughWhat does Brett Kavanaugh actually believe about investigating and possibly even indicting a president?
Trumpcast
July 5 2018 11:08 AMOvercoming Class CluelessnessWhat can Democrats do to speak to Trump-supporting Obama voters?
Trumpcast
July 2 2018 3:28 PMThe Travel Ban Stands and the Legacy of the Roberts CourtHow will we look back on the Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban?
Trumpcast
June 20 2018 10:40 AMThe Reality of Family Separation and “Zero Tolerance”How the Trump administration’s policy is leaving its stain on America.
Trumpcast
June 5 2018 11:25 AMGearing Up for a Subpoena ShowdownWhy would the president’s lawyers all but admit guilt in the obstruction case in their letter to Mueller?
Trumpcast
May 30 2018 11:48 AMAn Encyclopedia of Trump’s DishonestyTrump clearly lies all the time, but not everything he says is a lie.
Trumpcast
May 23 2018 11:38 AMTrump’s Challenge to Prosecutorial IndependenceThe president’s demand to the Department of Justice is wildly inappropriate, but is it illegal?
Politics
May 10 2018 2:18 PMGrifter or Grafter?A new parlor game that explains Trumpworld.
Trumpcast
May 8 2018 7:29 PMTrump Withdraws From Iran Deal in Spiteful FashionWith no sound reasoning or backup plan, Trump just spiked another one of Barack Obama’s accomplishments.
Politics
May 4 2018 5:18 PMThe Brilliant Egomaniac Who Could Bring Down Donald TrumpIn praise of Stormy Daniels’ lawyer, Michael Avenatti.

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