Rebecca Onion
Rebecca Onion Rebecca Onion

Rebecca Onion is a Slate staff writer and the author of Innocent Experiments

The Angle
Dec. 19 2016 6:11 PMThe Angle: Wonder Ahead EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the conjunction fallacy, a dead deer, and the joys of Stevie Wonder.
The Vault
Dec. 16 2016 4:29 PMBeautiful Pages of a Late Medieval Monk’s Sketchbook
The Angle
Dec. 14 2016 6:17 PMThe Angle: Can’t Uber From Here EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a Breitbart boycott, Kanye and Donald, and declining support for public transportation.
The Angle
Dec. 12 2016 6:17 PMThe Angle: Standing On EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Russian hacks, The Walking Dead’s downfall, and the continued protests at Standing Rock.
The Vault
Dec. 9 2016 12:12 PMWhat Things Cost in an American Country Store in 1836
Books
Dec. 8 2016 12:13 PM“Inexplicable, Terrible, and Capricious”A history of scurvy, the mysterious disease that haunted the age of exploration.
Open Source Holiday
Dec. 7 2016 5:16 PMFeeling Overwhelmed by Holiday Chores? Try Spreading Them Out Into an Exciting, Monthlong Calendar.
The Angle
Dec. 5 2016 6:05 PMThe Angle: Lemonade Stand EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a DAPL development, favorite books of 2016, and government by gimmickry.
History
Dec. 2 2016 5:35 PMWhen to Rename a Building, and WhyYale adopts a new approach to deciding whether Calhoun College and other university properties need new names.
The Angle
Nov. 30 2016 6:16 PMThe Angle: Tax The Rich EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s tax policies, WIC's drawbacks, and Mitt Romney's meal.
The Angle
Nov. 28 2016 5:59 PMThe Angle: Rainbow Coalition Redux EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and education, Paris Geller’s anger, and some inspiration from Jesse Jackson.
The Angle
Nov. 22 2016 5:56 PMThe Angle: Unstoppable Sessions EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “identity politics,” gerrymandering in Wisconsin, and Trump’s nominee for attorney general.
The Angle
Nov. 18 2016 6:11 PMThe Angle: Kakistocracy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Mike Flynn, Jeff Sessions, and government by the worst.
The Angle
Nov. 17 2016 5:52 PMThe Angle: National Origin EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on election poems, “normalization,” and immigrants versus “real Americans.”
The Angle
Nov. 15 2016 6:19 PMThe Angle: Feel a Way EditionSlate's daily newsletter on fake news, higher ed in the age of Trump, and the “feelings” of Trump voters.
The Angle
Dec. 16 2016 6:05 PMThe Angle: Enemy Mine EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the “alt-center,” the GOP’s machinations in North Carolina, and Trump’s animosity toward the American public.
The Angle
Dec. 15 2016 6:19 PMThe Angle: Guilty, Guilty, Guilty EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the women of SCOTUS, a tiny Trump recession, and the Dylann Roof verdict.
The Angle
Dec. 13 2016 6:15 PMThe Angle: Plug-In for That EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on possible responses to Russia, Rogue One, and our fake news flagger This Is Fake.
The Angle
Dec. 9 2016 6:03 PMThe Angle: O Come All Ye Faithless EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on phrases of the year, classic Christmas movies, and liberal lawsuits against the Electoral College.
The Angle
Dec. 8 2016 6:10 PMThe Angle: Test Case EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Republicans and Medicare, vets at Standing Rock, and the Walter Scott trial.
The Angle
Dec. 7 2016 6:01 PMThe Angle: Fakes, Lies, and Propaganda EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on government by generals, investing in the Trump era, and what counts as “fake news.”
The Angle
Dec. 6 2016 6:17 PMThe Angle: Guilty Burdens EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Keith Ellison and Israel, reluctant racial confessors, and becoming a citizen in the age of Trump.
The Angle
Dec. 2 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Strong Cheese EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s nominee for secretary of defense, hate in America, and Donald Trump’s locker room.
The Angle
Dec. 1 2016 6:10 PMThe Angle: Backlash Theory EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trumpcare and pregnancy, a chess victory, and how racists respond to anti-racism.
The Angle
Nov. 29 2016 6:04 PMThe Angle: Pliable Child EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the CBS red-state fall lineup, whales of New York, and manipulating President-elect Donald Trump.
The Angle
Nov. 23 2016 1:05 PMThe Angle: Restaurant Turkey EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the alt-right, the media vs. Trump, and eating out on the big day.
The Angle
Nov. 21 2016 6:10 PMThe Angle: Safe City EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on turkeys and labor, Disney’s Moana, and cities’ power to resist Trump immigration directives.
History
Nov. 17 2016 6:02 PMIs Racism a Disease?Is a psychological diagnosis a useful way to view racism—or does it merely absolve the racist of blame?
The Angle
Nov. 16 2016 5:57 PMThe Angle: Resistance Forms EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Keith Ellison for DNC chair, Fortune 500 companies as engines of diversity, and Paul Ryan as president.
The Angle
Nov. 14 2016 6:09 PMThe Angle: Hate in the White House EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on a landmark climate change lawsuit, the life of Gwen Ifill, and Trump’s selection for chief strategist.

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