The Charlie Hebdo EffectAnti-Muslim sentiment in Germany was already roiling. The Paris terrorist attack will make it much worse.
Ukraine’s Slow Descent Into MadnessWhile it fights rebels in the east, Kiev is beginning to crumble from the inside.
Ukraine’s Zombie RevolutionThe Donetsk People’s Republic is a Soviet zombie state propped up within Ukraine’s borders.
Putin the PariahThe Russian president is isolated, shunned, and ignored. And that makes him even more dangerous.
Ukraine’s War of IndependenceVladimir Putin has unleashed forces that even he can’t control.
Putin the PredictableThe Russian leader follows a consistent strategy. First he condemns. Then he copies.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.
Making the Supercookie a Little Sweeter Nine lines of code could make Verizon’s controversial user-tracking system a bit less invasive.
The Gynandromorphs A phenomenon observed in insects, crustaceans, and birds results in animals that are both female and male.
He Never Touches the Balls Tom Brady may be the handsome face of the Pats, but the team’s heart and soul belong to defensive tackle Vince Wilfork.