Amazing Images From Hong Kong’s Umbrella RevolutionHong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters take to the streets, with firm grips on their rights and their umbrellas.
The Lady With “the Look”Photos of Lauren Bacall (1924–2014), the sultry star of Hollywood’s Golden Age.
The Week in PhotosFrom Hong Kong’s memorial to Tiananmen Square, to U.S. guards in Afghanistan, an overview of the week’s top international news stories.
On the BarricadesThe streets of Kiev turned violent as Ukrainians stood up to a dictatorship in the making.
People’s Climate March in PhotosHundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
Vladimir Putin, Olympic ChampionStartling images of the Russian president’s winter sports triumphs.
Then and Now: The Assassination of JFKCapturing present-day photos of the iconic scenes of JFK’s assassination.
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Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke
Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.
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Social Outcasts Republican candidates are retreating from debates on abortion, gay marriage, and contraception.
Thrashed Florida State’s new president is underqualified and mistrusted. But here’s how he can turn it around.
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Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.