Fifty Years of WildernessThe Wilderness Act’s most practical, important protection is its prohibition on roads.
The Puffin CharmerBy thinking like a social bird, Stephen Kress brought puffins back to the United States.
Supreme Court Dispatches
How Long Must an Employee Endure Discrimination? Chief Justice John Roberts is a surprise working-class hero.
Safeway Almost Made a Massive Deal With Theranos. Now It’s Teaming Up With Theranos’ Biggest Rival.
Cards Against Humanity Asked People to Give It $5 on Black Friday for Nothing in Return. The Stunt Worked.
James Deen Was Never a Feminist Idol Women cast the porn star—now accused of sexual assault—in their fantasies. They can just as easily cast him out.
What You Should Read From November We ranked the month’s most popular Slate articles. Then we asked our editors to recommend the best story you didn’t read.
The 23 Best Lines of 2015 Great metaphors, terrible sex, and talking dogs in some of the most memorable sentences of the year.