Laurel Wamsley

Laurel Wamsley, a former Slate intern, is a writer living in Washington, D.C.

Oct. 30 2008 5:36 PMHow Does a Red State Turn Blue?Tagging along with Obama and McCain canvassers in North Carolina.
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Nov. 5 2007 6:39 PMBloggers on the state of emergency in Pakistan.
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Sept. 13 2007 6:47 PMBloggers weigh in on Gov. Mark Warner's Senate run.
July 20 2007 2:49 PMThe Lost GenerationWho's not reading Harry Potter? His peers.
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May 14 2007 6:26 PMBloggers on Cerberus' buyout of Chrysler.
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Feb. 26 2007 7:01 PMBloggers on Al Gore at the Oscars
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Jan. 22 2007 6:24 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton's announcement.
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Dec. 11 2006 5:08 PMBloggers on the death of Augusto Pinochet.
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Nov. 7 2006 5:26 PMBloggers on Saddam Hussein's death sentence.
May 23 2006 2:15 PMWhat Should I Do With My Life?Career guides that actually help.
College Week
Nov. 16 2005 6:51 AMIs College as Debauched as Tom Wolfe Thinks?
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Aug. 11 2005 6:38 PMAble Dangerous
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Aug. 4 2005 7:04 PMIraq Death Hits Home
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July 29 2005 1:23 PMWithdrawal Symptoms
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Sept. 19 2005 5:52 PMA John Roberts RoundupThe latest information on the Supreme Court nominee.
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Nov. 20 2007 6:38 PMWho's Counting?
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Oct. 22 2007 6:25 PMBloggers on Stephen Colbert's presidential run.
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July 30 2007 6:05 PMBloggers on Hillary's letters to a high-school friend.
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May 21 2007 7:02 PMBloggers on Hillary Clinton and Wal-Mart.
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March 5 2007 6:21 PMBloggers on Barack and Hillary in Alabama.
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Feb. 5 2007 6:10 PMBloggers on the migrattion of Iraqis throughout the Middle East.
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Dec. 21 2006 5:58 PMBloggers on isolating Sadr.
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Nov. 16 2006 6:02 PMBloggers on Steny Hoyer.
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Nov. 6 2006 6:46 PMBloggers on Tuesday's midterm elections.
College Week
Nov. 17 2005 12:24 PMWorking Hard on Not Writing My Thesis
College Week
Nov. 15 2005 11:17 AMA Day in the Life of a Tar Heel
Other Magazines
Aug. 12 2005 4:01 PMThe Real Lie of the "War on Terror"Salman Rushdie chastises President Bush.
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Aug. 5 2005 4:22 PMA Taxing ProposalThe New Republic's plan to reform Social Security, health care, and more.
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July 29 2005 5:55 PMNewt in '08?If so, why is he talking nice about Hillary?
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July 19 2005 6:18 PMOh, My Darling Clement In?



Medical Examiner

Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola

Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.

It’s Not Easy for Me, but I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights

Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.

Subprime Loans Are Back

And believe it or not, that’s a good thing.

It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice

Building a Better Workplace

In Defense of HR

Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.

Why Are Lighter-Skinned Latinos and Asians More Likely to Vote Republican?

How Ted Cruz and Scott Brown Misunderstand What It Means to Be an American Citizen

  News & Politics
Sept. 22 2014 6:30 PM What Does It Mean to Be an American? Ted Cruz and Scott Brown think it’s about ideology. It’s really about culture.
Business Insider
Sept. 23 2014 10:03 AM Watch Steve Jobs Tell Michael Dell, "We're Coming After You"
The Vault
Sept. 23 2014 10:24 AM How Bad Are Your Drinking Habits? An 18th-Century Temperance Thermometer Has the Verdict
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2014 7:43 PM Emma Watson Threatened With Nude Photo Leak for Speaking Out About Women's Equality
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Sept. 22 2014 1:52 PM Tell Us What You Think About Slate Plus Help us improve our new membership program.
Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2014 9:42 AM Listen to the Surprising New Single From Kendrick Lamar
Future Tense
Sept. 22 2014 6:27 PM Should We All Be Learning How to Type in Virtual Reality?
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 23 2014 7:00 AM I Stand With Emma Watson
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.