Peter Maass

Peter Maass, a contributing writer to the New York Times Magazine, is working on a book about oil that will be published in 2009.

Culturebox
July 18 2008 3:44 PMSituation NormalWhat Generation Kill gets right about the invasion of Iraq.
War Stories
June 2 2003 5:05 PMSalam Pax Is RealHow do I know Baghdad's famous blogger exists? He worked for me.
Dispatches
Oct. 6 2001 2:00 AMTwo Tickets to Paradise
Dispatches
Sept. 23 2001 11:10 PMA New Theory From Pakistan
Foreigners
June 24 2008 1:34 PMWho's Africa's Worst Dictator?Hint: It's probably not Robert Mugabe.
Dispatches
Nov. 20 2001 12:00 PMThe Hotel Taliban
Dispatches
Sept. 28 2001 11:30 PMPakistan's Everyday Dangers
A Fine Whine
July 11 1997 3:30 AMKnow MaassAnd please don't confuse me with that other writer with the similar name.

TODAY IN SLATE

Frame Game

Hard Knocks

I was hit by a teacher in an East Texas public school. It taught me nothing.

Chief Justice John Roberts Says $1,000 Can’t Buy Influence in Congress. Looks Like He’s Wrong.

After This Merger, One Company Could Control One-Third of the Planet's Beer Sales

Hidden Messages in Corporate Logos

If You’re Outraged by the NFL, Follow This Satirical Blowhard on Twitter

Sports Nut

Giving Up on Goodell

How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.

How Can We Investigate Potential Dangers of Fracking Without Being Alarmist?

My Year as an Abortion Doula       

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 16 2014 10:59 AM Ted Cruz’s Brilliant Cynicism
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 16 2014 10:17 AM How Jack Ma Founded Alibaba
  Life
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 16 2014 8:00 AM The Wall Street Bombing: Low-Tech Terrorism in Prohibition-era New York
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 1:51 PM Why Not Just Turn Campus Rape Allegations Over to the Police? Because the Police Don't Investigate.
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2014 10:52 AM Bill Hader Explains Why Playing Stefon Made Him Laugh and Why LeBron James Is Funny
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 16 2014 7:36 AM The Inspiration Drought Why our science fiction needs new dreams.
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 16 2014 7:30 AM A Galaxy of Tatooines
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 8:41 PM You’re Cut, Adrian Peterson Why fantasy football owners should release the Minnesota Vikings star.