Jamelle Bouie
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Jamelle Bouie is Slates chief political correspondent.

Political Gabfest
June 24 2016 1:36 PMBringing Down the HouseThe Political Gabfest takes a look at the House Democrats’ sit-in over gun control.
The Slatest
June 23 2016 12:16 AMThe Democrats Are Changing. Their Unprecedented Sit-In Over Gun Control Is Proof.
Political Gabfest
June 20 2016 2:48 PMAre You Stuck Wearing Suit Jackets in the Summer Heat?Slate staffers share how they dress professionally on the campaign trail.
Political Gabfest
June 16 2016 7:40 PMThe “Brexit Pursued by a Bear” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Orlando, the U.K.’s upcoming Brexit vote, and whether anti-Trump Democrats should protest the GOP convention.
Politics
June 14 2016 6:36 PMTrump Declared War on American Muslims on MondayDon’t treat it like just another speech.
Politics
June 13 2016 1:45 PMDoes Terrorism Help Donald Trump?His swaggering, self-aggrandizing response to the Orlando shooting revealed the GOP candidate’s terrifying electoral strengths and clear political weaknesses.
Politics
June 7 2016 10:37 PMThe Process WorkedThe Democratic primaries weren’t rigged. Despite their flaws, they produced a nominee with wide support across the party.
Politics
June 3 2016 5:46 PMHow Should America Resist a Fascist?Violence won’t help—not while there are still legitimate means of stopping Donald Trump.
Politics
May 31 2016 1:41 PMIs America Really in an Anti-Establishment Rage?Voters are angry. They just don’t agree on what they’re angry about.
Politics
May 25 2016 7:11 PMHow a 2013 Governor’s Race Explains Clinton–TrumpTwo unpopular candidates battering each other in a contest over identity: What happened in Virginia doesn’t bode well for the country.
Politics
May 19 2016 7:26 PMBernie. Don’t Do This.With a scorched-earth campaign against Clinton, Sanders is risking his party’s nominee, its coalition, and his message.
Politics
May 17 2016 12:24 AMFundamentally Speaking, Hillary Clinton Won’t Blow ItThe election won’t be decided by gaffes and personality.
Politics
May 10 2016 5:26 PMThe Myth of the Disappearing Nonwhite VoterBlacks and Latinos aren’t sitting out an Obama-less 2016—especially not with Trump on the ballot.
Movies
May 5 2016 7:26 PMCaptain America: Civil WarOne of Marvel’s best films is a human-sized affair.
Politics
May 4 2016 12:55 PMDonald Trump Isn’t Going to Be PresidentHe’d have to win unprecedented shares of the very kinds of voters who hate him: blacks, Latinos, and women.
Political Gabfest
June 23 2016 5:28 PMThe “Show Me the Money” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s failed fundraising, a potential anti-immigrant right-wing, and Clinton’s choices for vice president.
Politics
June 20 2016 6:02 PMThere Is No Donald Trump CampaignFiring your campaign manager is not a big deal when there’s nothing to manage.
Politics
June 17 2016 1:09 PMWhether He Wins or Loses, We’re Stuck With TrumpTrump is reportedly thinking about his next grift: a cable news network.
Politics
June 15 2016 6:12 PMTrump Is His Party’s Cross to BearBut how will Republicans bear him?
Politics
June 14 2016 12:15 AMWhy Obama Can’t Do Anything About GunsThe problem isn’t the president or Congress or “special interests.” It’s us.
Politics
June 8 2016 6:03 PMWhy Can’t Republicans Distance Themselves From Donald Trump?They’re afraid.
Politics
June 6 2016 6:56 PMThe GOP’s Purity ProblemWhat the Renee Ellmers race in North Carolina says about the Republican Party.
Politics
June 2 2016 4:24 PMWhy Donald Trump Is FlailingThe GOP primary left him ill-prepared for the scrutiny he’s finally getting.
Politics
May 27 2016 3:52 PMTrump’s Strategy Is BackfiringHis tanking ratings show that there is such a thing as bad publicity.
Politics
May 23 2016 2:39 PMHow Trump Could Win It’s a long shot. A very, very long shot.
Politics
May 18 2016 1:01 PMThe Incompetent, Race-Baiting Fraud (and the Man Running to Replace Him as President)Trump is everything the right wing made Obama out to be.
Politics
May 12 2016 6:18 PMWhy Donald Trump Needs Paul RyanThe man who can’t be bought is courting the GOP donor class now.
Politics
May 9 2016 5:48 PMTrump Can’t PivotThe pundits who say he’s going moderate are missing something.
Politics
May 5 2016 4:38 PMWhat Pundits Keep Getting Wrong About Donald Trump and the Working ClassThe working class is blacker and browner than it used to be.
Politics
May 2 2016 5:53 PMIndiana Is a Trump State That Looks Like a Cruz StateOr is it the other way around?

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