Jonathan Alter

Jonathan Alter is the author, most recently, of the New York Times best-seller, The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies, out now in paperback.

Culturebox
May 29 2014 8:04 AMRelatively Indolent but RelentlessMatt Freedman’s extraordinary graphic journal of his cancer treatment.
Philanthropy
Feb. 16 2007 7:28 AMWant To Buy My Students a $392 Camcorder?A nonprofit uses the Web to work marketplace magic.
Books
July 3 1996 3:30 AMLiving With Bob WoodwardIt doesn't get much better than this, unfortunately.
Politics
June 27 2013 9:19 AMThe Schmoozing GeneHow Barack Obama’s unwillingness to play the game made America love him—and undercut his presidency.
Low Concept
Sept. 15 2004 6:09 PMKarl Rove's BrainHow Mark Hanna destroyed William Jennings Bryan (maybe).
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Oct. 31 2014 12:02 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Staff writer Alison Griswold shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.