Leon Neyfakh
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Leon Neyfakh is a Slate staff writer.

The Slatest
June 23 2016 11:56 AMVan Driver in Freddie Gray Case Found Not Guilty of Murder
Trumpcast
June 21 2016 11:48 AMThe Campaign That Wasn’tTrump is missing a critical component of running for office—a campaign.
The Slatest
June 12 2016 2:33 PM15 Other Times President Obama Had to Address Mass Shootings During His Presidency
The Slatest
June 1 2016 7:29 PMPlainclothes Officer Who Shot Black Man Awaiting Roadside Assistance Will Face Charges
The Slatest
May 25 2016 3:35 PMIn a Remarkable Decision, Federal Judge Lays Out All the Ways Our Justice System Hurts Ex-Cons
Cover Story
May 22 2016 8:03 PMThe Craziest Black Market in RussiaIt’s not for oil or guns. It’s for plagiarized dissertations. And every self-respecting doctor, lawyer, and politician in the country wants one.
Future Tense
May 12 2016 12:30 PMThis Video Proves That Apple Actually Is Deleting Music Files Off Some People’s Hard Drives
Crime
April 29 2016 4:33 PMThe Imperfect VictimGalen Baughman seemed like an ideal spokesman for sex offenders’ civil rights. Then he got arrested for texting a teenage boy.
The Slatest
April 25 2016 11:51 AMCleveland Will Pay Tamir Rice's Family $6 Million but Admits No Wrongdoing
The Slatest
April 20 2016 7:22 PMVirginia Lawmakers Vote to Grant Secrecy to Companies That Provide Chemicals For Lethal Injection
The Slatest
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?
Trumpcast
June 23 2016 11:46 AMNow Seeking DonationsWhat is the root of the Trump campaign’s money problems?
The Slatest
June 16 2016 12:18 PMWas Sen. Murphy Allowed to Pee During His Filibuster?
The Slatest
June 3 2016 6:29 PMEmbracing Transparency, Chicago Releases Details on 101 Open Investigations Into Police Incidents
Brow Beat
May 26 2016 5:24 PMThe NYPD’s Top Cop Says Rappers Are “Thugs.” That Old-Fashioned Rhetoric Is Scarier Now Than Ever.
The Slatest
May 23 2016 11:50 AMSecond Freddie Gray Trial Ends With Not Guilty Verdict  
Politics
May 17 2016 2:14 PMDid Nate Silver Actually Get Anything Wrong?A conversation about the data journalist and Donald Trump.
Technology
May 9 2016 5:55 AMApple Destroyed My Will to Collect MusicI once used iTunes to organize albums, bootlegs, demos, and deep cuts—until it made that nearly impossible. Will Apple Music finish the job?
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
The Slatest
April 19 2016 7:40 PMThe Daily News’ Shaun King Was Accused of Plagiarism. Here’s How He Got Vindication.
The Slatest
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
The Slatest
March 16 2016 11:53 AMHow Republicans and Democrats Are Reacting to President Obama’s SCOTUS Pick

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