Turn Him Into Tom DeweyThe Republican effort to depict Obama as a pompous, out-of-touch snob.
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How Now, Ol' Man MSM?A father-daughter smackdown over sexism and the media coverage of Hillary Clinton.
Wisconsin Should Be a ShowdownThe case for expecting Clinton to thrive in the green-eyeshade state.
Accepting the InevitableWhat McCain can learn from the acceptance speeches of Reagan, Bush, and Gore.
Primary LessonsWhat do the results so far tell us about Clinton and Obama as general election candidates?
Patty Murray Should Be the Next Senate Minority Leader The Washington senator is a better choice than Elizabeth Warren or Chuck Schumer.
Inside Higher Ed
Fighting Words? A professor compared Hamas to a rabid pit bull. Free speech couldn’t protect him from student vitriol.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Alison Griswold describes her experience reporting on the Germanwings tragedy.
Even Lufthansa’s Exhaustive Psychiatric Tests Couldn’t Have Stopped a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash