Nathaniel Frank

Nathaniel Frank, author of Unfriendly Fire, is the director of the What We Know Project at Columbia Law School.

Nov. 7 2012 2:00 AMHow Gay Marriage Finally Won at the PollsThe inside strategy behind victory in Maryland and Maine.
Sept. 6 2012 2:29 PMGay Is Good For AmericaAt their convention, Democrats finally say it loud and clear.
May 25 2012 10:54 AMThe Cowardice of Colin PowellIs there anyone in American public life who gets so much credit for being a leader, while not truly leading?
March 7 2012 3:47 PMWhen the Facts Don't MatterSame-sex marriage isn't hurting anyone. So why are so many people still afraid of it?
Sept. 20 2012 7:45 AMThe Last Word on “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”A new study shows repealing it helped the military.
June 2 2012 12:07 AMIs Gay Good?Linda Hirshman’s history of gay rights argues that the moral battle has been won.
May 9 2012 8:49 PMHis Evolution Is Our EvolutionWhy gay people see themselves in President Obama.
War Stories
March 13 2007 6:07 PMDon't AskThe increasing incoherence of the military's gay exclusion policy.


The Slatest

Ben Bradlee Dead at 93

The legendary Washington Post editor presided over the paper’s Watergate coverage.

The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again

The XX Factor

I’m 25. I Have $250.03.

My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.

The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 6:17 PM I’m 25. I Have $250.03. My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.

Forget Oculus Rift

This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.

George Tiller’s Murderer Threatens Another Abortion Provider, Claims Free Speech

Walmart Is Crushing the Rest of Corporate America in Adopting Solar Power

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 21 2014 3:13 PM Why Countries Make Human Rights Pledges They Have No Intention of Honoring
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 20 2014 1:10 PM Women Are Still Losing Jobs for Getting Pregnant
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Oct. 21 2014 12:05 PM Same-Sex Couples at Home With Themselves in 1980s America
Oct. 21 2014 5:38 PM Justified Paranoia Citizenfour offers a look into the mind of Edward Snowden.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Oct. 20 2014 11:46 AM Is Anybody Watching My Do-Gooding? The difference between being a hero and being an altruist.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.