“You Could Clearly See the Individual Was Not Armed”Most police chiefs don’t file charges when their officers kill civilians. Rodney Monroe explains why he did.
Tween SpiritRevisiting an adolescence spent hunting for Nirvana rarities on CD bootlegs in dusty record stores.
“How Much Do I Say?”Why Oh Why’s Andrea Silenzi on the decision to make her dating podcast personal.
Is Juice Delayed Justice Denied?What constitutes “reasonable” use of force by police? It goes back to the case of Dethorne Graham.
A White Cop Killed a Black Civilian. What Happened Next May Surprise You.A writer and his editor discuss the case of Randall Kerrick.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Here are Leon Neyfakh’s favorite reads from Slate this week, from safe sex and condoms to terrible tweets.