Rebecca Onion
Rebecca Onion Rebecca Onion

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

Brow Beat
Oct. 14 2016 8:03 AMHow The Birth of a Nation Uses Fact and Fiction
The Angle
Oct. 12 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: I’m Inspired EditionSlate'’s daily newsletter on evangelical women against Trump, Samsung’s exploding batteries, and Hillary as role model.
The Angle
Oct. 10 2016 12:49 PMThe Angle: Day After EditionSlate's daily newsletter on Sunday night's presidential debate.
The Angle
Oct. 6 2016 5:56 PMThe Angle: Watching the Watchers EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on implicit bias, a new documentary about prisons, and Trump’s time bomb.
Books
Oct. 6 2016 9:30 AMReady for the EndWorks of prepper fiction reveal a dark truth about American virtues.
The Angle
Oct. 4 2016 6:16 PMThe Angle: Pre-Veeps EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the new Drive-By Truckers, our misplaced yen for Joe Biden, and tonight’s vice-presidential debate.
The Angle
Oct. 3 2016 6:13 PMThe Angle: Clowns Forever EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s taxes, Deepwater Horizon, and a longer history of clown sightings.
The Angle
Sept. 29 2016 5:48 PMThe Angle: When a Charity Is Not a Charity EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on David Plouffe’s confidence, Obama’s new sick day initiative, and the Trump Foundation.
The Angle
Sept. 28 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Crime Rates EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Bruce Springsteen’s memoir, Montreal’s pit bull ban, and the FBI’s latest crime report.
Movies
Sept. 28 2016 1:49 PMDeepwater HorizonA satisfying action spectacle that valorizes the workers on the ill-fated rig—but skirts the greater question of what the oil they drilled for means for us all.
The Angle
Sept. 26 2016 6:17 PMThe Angle: Bundle of Nerves EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on internet friends, real estate theatre, and debate prep.
The Angle
Sept. 22 2016 5:53 PMThe Angle: Making of Addy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “frequent flyers,” the Clintons in Haiti, and the first black American Girl doll.
The Angle
Sept. 20 2016 6:02 PMThe Angle: Fishing for Millennials EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on power couples, sexual assault in high schools, and Hillary’s pitch to the young.
The Angle
Sept. 16 2016 6:09 PMThe Angle: Not That Guy EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump and Oz, Kony 2012, and why liberals shouldn’t vote for Gary Johnson.
The Vault
Sept. 16 2016 1:56 PMStark, Spare, Beautiful Midcentury British Safety Posters
The Angle
Oct. 13 2016 6:04 PMThe Angle: Narcissistic Personality EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Dylan’s Nobel, the fall of Nancy Grace, and diagnosing Trump from afar.
The Angle
Oct. 11 2016 6:00 PMThe Angle: Notorious No More EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the new pro-life movement, the “Trump Effect,” and Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s progressive reputation.
The Angle
Oct. 7 2016 5:50 PMThe Angle: Death Knell? EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Trump’s obsession with genius, HBO’s Divorce, and the upcoming town hall.
The Vault
Oct. 6 2016 2:50 PMBits and Pieces of Old New York, in a New Digital Collection
The Angle
Oct. 5 2016 6:09 PMThe Angle: Turn Up the Gaslight EditionSlate's daily newsletter on the legacy of Idiocracy, an unfamous baseball star, and Tuesday night's VP debate.
Books
Oct. 4 2016 3:20 PMCuriosity in the Face of ImmensityDavid Macaulay has spent more than three decades explaining the way things work.
The Angle
Sept. 30 2016 6:00 PMThe Angle: Rise of the Raccoons EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on fat-shaming Trump, Dilbert’s Scott Adams, and urban raccoons.
The Vault
Sept. 29 2016 2:02 PMLyrical Paintings of Life Inside a WWII Internment Camp
The Angle
Sept. 28 2016 4:29 PMThe Angle: Been So Long EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on picking the most important events and trends of the last 20 years.
The Angle
Sept. 27 2016 1:17 PMThe Angle: Woo, OK! EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Monday night’s debate.
The Angle
Sept. 23 2016 5:59 PMThe Angle: Up Late Stressed EditionSlate's daily newsletter on Hillary the grown-up, ballot selfies, and Trump anxiety.
The Angle
Sept. 21 2016 6:19 PMThe Angle: Blue-Gray EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Obama’s U.N. address, industry-funded science, and a new crossword feature.
The Angle
Sept. 19 2016 6:06 PMThe Angle: Don’t Call Me EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the Emmys, gay anti-gun activism, and the end of the phone call.
History
Sept. 16 2016 3:25 PMAmerica Has Always Seen Ambitious Women as UnhealthyThe long, sad history of accusing women who seek power and influence of ugliness and ill health.
The Angle
Sept. 15 2016 6:21 PMThe Angle: Cosmo Wins the Day EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Ralph Nader’s legacy, the world’s best pesto, and Ivanka Trump’s contretemps with a reporter.

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