James Fallows

James Fallows is national correspondent for the Atlantic Monthly and author, most recently, of Free Flight.

War Stories
Dec. 1 2002 2:07 PMAir FrightWhy Nov. 28 will prove scarier in the long run for airline passengers than Sept. 11.
The Breakfast Table
May 2 2002 1:09 PMWould You Support Edwards?
The Breakfast Table
April 30 2002 6:45 PMPlaying "What If"
Press Box
Dec. 3 2001 12:38 PMHowell Raines Owes Me an ApologyThe New York Times editor's sudden conversion to public journalism.
Aug. 31 1999 2:00 AMBooze You Can UseGetting the best beer for your money.
The Breakfast Table
May 2 2002 8:02 PMWhat About the Cantwell Story?
The Breakfast Table
May 1 2002 1:52 PMTrains, Planes, and Nader Apocrypha
The Breakfast Table
April 30 2002 8:18 AMWho's an Anti-Semite?
Sept. 17 1999 3:30 AMMore Booze You Can UseIn Round 2, Slate's beer tasters test the high-price brews.
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM


Justice Ginsburg’s Crucial Dissent in the Texas Voter ID Case

The Jarring Experience of Watching White Americans Speak Frankly About Race

How Facebook’s New Feature Could Come in Handy During a Disaster

The Most Ingenious Teaching Device Ever Invented

Sprawl, Decadence, and Environmental Ruin in Nevada

View From Chicago

You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney

Or at least trade it for something.

Space: The Next Generation

An All-Female Mission to Mars

As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.

Terrorism, Immigration, and Ebola Are Combining Into a Supercluster of Anxiety

The Legal Loophole That Allows Microsoft to Seize Assets and Shut Down Companies

  News & Politics
Oct. 17 2014 4:21 PM Why the Poor Pay $1,400 for Old iPads #MuckReads: A weekly roundup of investigative reporting from ProPublica.
Business Insider
Oct. 19 2014 11:40 AM Pot-Infused Halloween Candy Is a Worry in Colorado
Oct. 17 2014 5:26 PM Judge Begrudgingly Strikes Down Wyoming’s Gay Marriage Ban
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2014 1:54 PM Republican Midterm Debate Strategy: Be Pro-Life, But Not Anti-Abortion
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
Future Tense
Oct. 17 2014 6:05 PM There Is No Better Use For Drones Than Star Wars Reenactments
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Oct. 19 2014 7:30 AM Persistence Pays Off: The Smoking Trail of a Shooting Star
Sports Nut
Oct. 16 2014 2:03 PM Oh What a Relief It Is How the rise of the bullpen has changed baseball.