Marry by 30Kate Bolick’s Spinster is billed as a progress report for women—but it’s exactly the opposite.
Why Did Weiner Do It?What we can learn about the congressman—and about human sexuality—from his ill-advised photographs.
The Audio Book Club
The Audio Book Club on Cristina NehringOur critics discuss A Vindication of Love.
Europe’s Other Crackdown Azerbaijan is decimating its human rights activists, and why not? It’s faced almost no consequences for its repression.
The Grandparent Trap The shameful problem of elder financial abuse is only going to get worse.
Inside Higher Ed
How Unemployment Rates Shift Choices of Majors When the economy is weak, college students flee liberal arts.
What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of July 27, curated by Slate writers and editors.
Inside Out Director Pete Docter Explains Why Pixar Remade Certain Scenes for Foreign Viewers
Why Cecil Was Such an Important Lion In videos, photos, and scientific research papers, he was a star.
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