Phillip Carter

Phillip Carter is an Iraq veteran who now directs the veterans research program at the Center for a New American Security.

War Stories
Aug. 7 2007 6:43 PMCombat ConfessionalWhat to make of the New Republic's Baghdad Diarist?
July 23 2007 5:13 PMThe Torture Two-StepBush's new torture order and its loopholes.
May 9 2007 4:54 PMLiterary Battle FatigueThe Army can regulate soldiers' blogs and letters—but it shouldn't.
War Stories
March 30 2007 6:59 PMBroken ArrowHow the U.S. Army broke in Iraq.
War Stories
Feb. 9 2007 11:51 AMThere Are Four Iraq WarsHow many of them can we win?
The Book Club
Nov. 15 2006 12:13 PMWhat's a Superpower To Do?
War Stories
Nov. 8 2006 5:46 PMA Catalog of FailureRumsfeld's biggest blunders and how they've harmed America.
War Stories
Oct. 18 2006 3:41 PMThe Thin Green LineWhat the latest violence reveals about the failed U.S. strategy in Iraq.
Oct. 27 2005 1:52 PMArriving in a Combat Zone
Oct. 25 2005 5:40 PMThe Things He Carried
May 26 2005 12:36 PMWhat Is Torture?An interactive primer on American interrogation.
April 4 2005 5:51 PMLegal CombatAre enemies waging war in our courts?
War Stories
Dec. 27 2004 6:34 PMIraq 2004 Looks Like Vietnam 1966Adjusting body counts for medical and military changes.
War Stories
Nov. 18 2004 1:28 PMWhat the Marine DidThe shooting of an unarmed Iraqi was a tragedy. But was it a war crime?
Nov. 11 2004 1:35 PMLoyal to a Fault?The Senate should hold Alberto Gonzales accountable for his bad legal advice.
War Stories
Aug. 1 2007 3:02 PMIrrelevant ExuberanceWhy the latest good news from Iraq doesn't matter.
War Stories
May 23 2007 4:59 PMExit Stage RightA step-by-step plan for withdrawing from Iraq.
War Stories
April 18 2007 3:20 PMPlan FUBARTime for Plan G in Iraq?
War Stories
March 1 2007 6:28 PMFour-Star BureaucratsIt's time to fire a few generals.
War Stories
Dec. 7 2006 6:45 PMWhat About the Grunts?The Iraq Study Group talked to generals when it should have talked to corporals.
The Book Club
Nov. 14 2006 12:47 AMThe Timelessness of War
War Stories
Nov. 6 2006 3:52 PMRip It Up and Start AgainHow the Saddam verdict will inflame the insurgency.
Slate's 10th Anniversary
June 18 2006 8:13 PMWhat Is Torture?An interactive primer on American interrogation.
Oct. 26 2005 2:18 PMThe Ups and Downs of Preparing for War
War Stories
June 2 2005 6:54 PMDismissed!We won't solve the military manpower crisis by retaining our worst soldiers.
War Stories
May 13 2005 6:15 PMDebasedThe hidden problems in the Pentagon's base-closure list.
Jan. 31 2005 5:17 PMI Like MikeMichael Chertoff isn't the Neanderthal he's been made out to be.
War Stories
Dec. 3 2004 6:26 PMAll Homeland Security Is LocalWhich is why Bernard Kerik is the right choice to lead the department.
Nov. 17 2004 7:11 PMHow They Count the Enemy DeadWhy's it so hard? Let us count the ways.
Oct. 25 2004 3:29 PMTo Fight Another DayThe real reason Guantanamo detainees have returned to the battlefield.



Frame Game

Hard Knocks

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

What Hillary Clinton’s Iowa Remarks Reveal About Her 2016 Fears

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

John Oliver Pleads for Scotland to Stay With the U.K.

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


Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 

The Juice

Ford’s Big Gamble

It’s completely transforming America’s best-selling vehicle.

I Tried to Write an Honest Profile of One of Bollywood’s Biggest Stars. It Didn’t Go Well.

Here’s Why College Women Don’t Take Rape Allegations to the Police

The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 1:51 PM Here’s Why College Women Don’t Take Rape Allegations to the Police
  News & Politics
Sept. 15 2014 8:56 PM The Benghazi Whistleblower Who Might Have Revealed a Massive Scandal on his Poetry Blog
Sept. 15 2014 7:27 PM Could IUDs Be the Next Great Weapon in the Battle Against Poverty?
Sept. 15 2014 4:38 PM What Is Straight Ice Cream?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 15 2014 3:31 PM My Year As an Abortion Doula
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Sept. 15 2014 11:38 AM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 4  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Listen."
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2014 8:58 PM Lorde Does an Excellent Cover of Kanye West’s “Flashing Lights”
Future Tense
Sept. 15 2014 4:49 PM Cheetah Robot Is Now Wireless and Gallivanting on MIT’s Campus
  Health & Science
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AM The Comet and the Cosmic Beehive
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2014 9:05 PM Giving Up on Goodell How the NFL lost the trust of its most loyal reporters.