Anti-Gay “Researcher” Mark Regnerus Has Been Discredited. Why Is He Criticizing Scholars’ Work?
How I Felt When the NBA’s First Openly Gay Player Put on My Borough’s Jersey and Took the Court
Chris Christie’s Legal Position on Gay Marriage Is Pure NonsenseThe New Jersey governor’s court brief reads like a bad student paper.
Evolve With MeToday’s gay marriage rulings are about amazing—and utterly rational—historical change.
Scout’s DishonorThe Boy Scouts’ strange new policy on homosexuality is a spineless half-step that is doomed to fail.
Is George Will Homophobic?His rejection of the social science on gay marriage is incoherent, embarrassing, and anti-gay.
Scalia the MullahThe justice’s misunderstanding of morality, and how it leads him astray in cases about homosexuality.
Men in UniformDon’t listen to people who say a gay athlete will “divide a team.” People said the same thing about gays in the military.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Self-Made Man
The story of America’s most pliable, pernicious, irrepressible myth.
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.
Does Your Child Have “Sluggish Cognitive Tempo”? Or Is That Just a Disorder Made Up to Scare You?
The First Case of Ebola in America Has Been Diagnosed in Dallas
Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10
Mad About Modi
Why the controversial Indian prime minister drew 19,000 cheering fans to Madison Square Garden.
Building a Better Workplace
You Deserve a Pre-cation
The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.
The Democrats’ War at Home Can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?
Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
Behind the Scenes
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.