Quarterly Update: The 60 largest American charitable contributions for the beginning of 1997.
Hey, Wait A Minute
Taxing Your CredulityForgive them their excesses. The current system is pretty fair, and it works.
IntroductionThe final tally of the 60 largest American charitable contributions of 1996, and the first look at 1997 giving.
The Best Policy
Forgetting the PresentNever mind the past. Politicians can't even remember what's going on now.
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