Leon Neyfakh
Leon Neyfakh Leon Neyfakh

Leon Neyfakh is a Slate staff writer.

Brow Beat
April 29 2016 1:30 PMDrake’s Views: Your Track-by-Track Guide
The Slatest
April 22 2016 5:59 PMVirginia Governor Turns More Than 200,000 People With Felony Convictions Into Eligible Voters
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April 19 2016 7:40 PMThe Daily News’ Shaun King Was Accused of Plagiarism. Here’s How He Got Vindication.
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April 13 2016 3:30 PMPolice Officer Who Shot Armed 24-Year-Old Akiel Denkins in North Carolina Will Not Face Charges
Cover Story
April 10 2016 8:00 PMThe Fight for the Future of NPRA slow-moving bureaucracy. An antiquated business model. A horde of upstart competitors. Can National Public Radio survive?
Culturebox
March 24 2016 1:49 PMIn Defense of the Trend PieceIt’s a rich, exuberant, entertaining form, not an affront to serious journalism.
The Slatest
March 22 2016 10:48 AMWhy Belgium Is Such a Hotbed for Islamic Terrorism
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March 16 2016 11:53 AMHow Republicans and Democrats Are Reacting to President Obama’s SCOTUS Pick
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March 15 2016 11:56 AMMeet the Clairvoyants Who Took Trump Seriously While the Rest of Us Giggled
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March 8 2016 2:56 PMVirginia's Answer to a Scarcity of Lethal Injection Drugs: The Electric Chair
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March 4 2016 12:04 AMTrump Says He Never Praised Putin. That’s Just Not True—Trump Loves Putin!
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March 3 2016 2:14 PMChristie: “No, I Wasn’t Standing Up There Thinking, ‘Oh My God, What Have I Done?’ ”
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March 1 2016 10:31 AMHundreds March After Police Shooting in Raleigh Leaves a 24-Year-Old Black Man Dead
Brow Beat
Feb. 16 2016 10:05 PMWhat’s Fact and What’s Fiction in Episode 3 of The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story?
Crime
Feb. 12 2016 1:19 PMBlack Americans Supported the 1994 Crime Bill, TooMany black leaders saw the notoriously harsh law as an imperfect solution to unbearable levels of urban crime.
The Slatest
April 25 2016 11:51 AMCleveland Will Pay Tamir Rice's Family $6 Million but Admits No Wrongdoing
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April 20 2016 7:22 PMVirginia Lawmakers Vote to Grant Secrecy to Companies That Provide Chemicals For Lethal Injection
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April 19 2016 4:41 PMNo Prison Time for Peter Liang, Ex-NYPD Cop Who Accidentally Killed Akai Gurley
Trumpcast
April 12 2016 11:39 AMReporting the Future From the Boston GlobeWhat would April 9, 2017, look like if Trump was in the White House?
Brow Beat
April 6 2016 12:56 AMWhat’s Fact and What’s Fiction in The People v. O.J. Simpson Finale?
The Slatest
March 23 2016 6:55 PMBrooklyn DA Won’t Seek Jail Time for Cop Who Killed an Unarmed Black Man. In This Case, That’s Just.
Trumpcast
March 22 2016 10:21 AMLife on the Trump TrailWhat’s it like being one of the “disgusting reporters” covering Trump?
Crime
March 16 2016 11:01 AMBig Wins for Black Lives MatterThe prosecutors in the Tamir Rice and Laquan McDonald cases lose their primary races.
The Slatest
March 9 2016 4:49 PMA New Ruling in the Freddie Gray Case Could Set a Dangerous Precedent in Criminal Law
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March 4 2016 1:14 PMRaleigh Police Chief Says 24-Year-Old Akiel Denkins Pulled Out a Gun Before Officer Shot Him
Crime
March 3 2016 2:18 PMWhat Is the Contemporary KKK?Is it still an active terror group—or a social club for racists?
The Slatest
March 2 2016 6:11 PMAlabama Police Officer Charged With Murder in Death of Unarmed Black Man
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Feb. 25 2016 10:51 AMJoyce Curnell Was Arrested at a Hospital for Failing to Pay a Fine. Then She Died in Jail.  
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Feb. 13 2016 7:05 PMHow the San Antonio Express-News Got the Scoop on Antonin Scalia’s Death
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Feb. 11 2016 11:03 PMSanders Is Delusional if He Thinks He Can Keep His Promise on Mass Incarceration

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