Jim Popkin
Jim Popkin

Jim Popkin is a writer based in Washington, D.C.

Foreigners
Oct. 8 2013 12:11 PMThe High SeasHow a high school-educated drug smuggler built a fleet of submarines—in the middle of the jungle—to ferry cocaine to the United States.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.