Leon Neyfakh
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Leon Neyfakh is a Slate staff writer.

Slow Burn
Nov. 28 2017 6:07 AMYearning for WatergateOn the first bonus episode of our new podcast Slow Burn, Dick Cavett admits that it can be fun to live through perilous times.
Slate Plus
Nov. 18 2016 12:52 PM“How Much Do I Say?”Why Oh Why’s Andrea Silenzi on the decision to make her dating podcast personal.
Slate Plus
Oct. 2 2015 1:07 PMIs Juice Delayed Justice Denied?What constitutes “reasonable” use of force by police? It goes back to the case of Dethorne Graham.
Slate Plus
Oct. 2 2015 8:14 AMA White Cop Killed a Black Civilian. What Happened Next May Surprise You.A writer and his editor discuss the case of Randall Kerrick.
Plus Roundups
April 3 2015 12:21 PMWhat Happened at Slate This Week? Here are Leon Neyfakh’s favorite reads from Slate this week, from safe sex and condoms to terrible tweets.
Slate Plus
Jan. 29 2015 1:04 PMListen to Our January Music RoundupBeat the chill with our winter playlist, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Slate Plus
March 10 2017 4:03 PMSlow BoilThe Slate Plus Digest for Mar. 10.
The First 20
Sept. 27 2016 5:48 PMStop Trying to Make “Flytrap” HappenSlate’s greatest failures.
Slate Plus
Oct. 2 2015 11:12 AM“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.
Music
April 30 2015 1:08 PMTween SpiritRevisiting an adolescence spent hunting for Nirvana rarities on CD bootlegs in dusty record stores.
Behind the Scenes
Feb. 13 2015 2:37 PMSlate Remembers David CarrThe Times media reporter had an outsize influence in the lives and careers of many Slate staffers.