Cherry Blossoms, Easter Celebrations, and the Civil War Anniversary in This Week’s Best Photos
The Slatest Week in PicturesA pilgrimage in Nepal, elections in Athens, war in Syria, fashion in Paris, and trash heaps in China.
Photos From France Following the Attack on Charlie HebdoParisians gather in solidarity at Place de la République to remember those who were killed.
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.
Photos of Protest, Violence, Anger, and Fire in Baltimore After the death of Freddie Gray and questions of police abuse, a city erupts.
Photos From Friday’s Hostage Situation in Paris Standoff outside a kosher supermarket and a printing plant where the Charlie Hebdo suspects and others took people hostage.
2014 Photos of the YearSome of the most striking images and memorable events of the year.
People’s Climate March in PhotosHundreds of thousands of marchers took to the streets of NYC in the largest climate rally in history.
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What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.
Ironic Misandry Claims Its First Victim A woman tweets #KillAllWhiteMen and the Internet explodes.
How Things Break Ali fought Liston 50 years ago. Two legends were born, but another was broken.