Romania: Bloody, Mystical Fascism From the EastThe third episode of our Slate Academy asks if the experience of Romania changes our understanding of fascism’s origins.
Italy: Fascism’s Violent BirthThe first episode of our new Slate Academy asks what fascism means and examines the rise and fall of Mussolini.
Home Pages I Still VisitHow a Slate international affairs writer consumes the Internet when he isn’t on Twitter.
What Happened at Slate This Week?Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.
Slate Voice: “If It Happened There,” Thanksgiving EditionJosh Keating reads his piece on America’s annual festival pilgrimage.
Slate Voice: “Who Is Middle Class?”Listen to Joshua Keating read his most popular post from the month of June.
Spain: An Influential OutlierThe second episode of Fascism: A Slate Academy asks how a fringe movement got folded into a 40-year dictatorship.
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.
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Slate Gets ResultsWe Googled ourselves. It wasn’t the first time. It won’t be the last.
Slate Voice: “Russia Gets Religion”From Moscow, Josh Keating reports on a religious revival in Putin’s Russia.