Rebecca Onion
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Rebecca Onion is a Slate staff writer.

The Angle
May 6 2016 5:20 PMThe Angle: Call Your Mom Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the virtues of the auntie, women with PTSD, and the not-white “working class.”
History
May 5 2016 5:55 AMAmerica’s Lost History of Border ViolenceTexas Rangers and civilian vigilantes killed thousands of Mexican-Americans in a campaign of terror. A century later, will the state finally acknowledge the bloodshed?
The Angle
May 3 2016 6:05 PMThe Angle: Does Not Mean What You Think It Means EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Bernie’s electability, Trump’s unpredictability dodge, and a plague of false “allegories.”
The Vault
May 2 2016 2:20 PMFinding the Poetry in Walt Whitman’s Newly Rediscovered Health Advice
History
April 29 2016 4:43 PMAndrew Jackson’s Adopted Indian SonWas bringing home an Indian boy—after slaughtering his family—an act of compassion or of political expedience?
Doublex
April 28 2016 10:00 AMToward a New Theory of the Bad Dad and HusbandAnd a new history of the women whose names and work will never be known.
The Vault
April 27 2016 2:33 PMA WWI–Era Memo Asking French Officers to Practice Jim Crow With Black American Troops
The Angle
April 25 2016 5:31 PMThe Angle: Sounds of Lemonade EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the smugness of liberals, Facebook’s next phase, and Beyoncé’s new album.
The Vault
April 22 2016 3:02 PMA Trove of Newly-Digitized Trademarks Offers A Capsule History of Late-19th-Century California
The Angle
April 20 2016 5:52 PMThe Angle: Old Hickory to the Back Edition Slate's daily newsletter on Hillary's win in New York, the obstacles to organic weed, and the new Tubman $20 bill. 
The Angle
April 19 2016 3:16 PMThe Angle: Cats Continuous EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Bernie Sanders and the Southern voter, Justin Trudeau’s social media moment, and cat journalism past. 
The Vault
April 18 2016 2:13 PMSome Surviving Receipts for Taxes Paid in 18th-Century England and Scotland
The Angle
April 15 2016 12:45 PMThe Angle: Open Up the Tanks Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on SeaWorld’s next phase, cholera in Haiti, and Bernie’s influence on the race.
The Angle
April 13 2016 11:44 AMThe Angle: Now I Don’t Even Know If I Have Impostor Syndrome EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the new Kindle, Pennsylvania’s unbound delegates, and the dubious merits of the science fair.
The Angle
April 11 2016 12:20 PMThe Angle: Tune In Later EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on the dubious future of NPR, Manny Pacquiao’s homophobia problem, and Rachel Maddow’s thoughts on how interviewers should handle Trump. 
The Angle
May 5 2016 4:08 PMThe Angle: Neither Nor EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on kid-planned vacations, food labeling, and the voting abstention option. 
The Angle
May 4 2016 5:47 PMThe Angle: It’s All Happening EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on done lists, dropped pronouns, and the end of Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign.
The Angle
May 2 2016 5:30 PMThe Angle: The Generational Hypothesis EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Donald Trump as boomer, childbirth in fiction, and the new Slate Academy, The United States of Debt. 
The Angle
April 29 2016 6:27 PMThe Angle: That Future’s Too Real EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on racism in Baltimore, the weather and the climate, and Andrew Jackson’s Creek “son.”
The Angle
April 28 2016 5:47 PMThe Angle: Consultant to Tyrants EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Prince’s guitar genius, this year’s bad political speeches, and the career of Paul Manafort. 
The Angle
April 27 2016 5:53 PMThe Angle: Disbelief Won’t Save You Now EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Twitter’s troubles, naked saunas, and processing the realness that is Trump. 
The Angle
April 26 2016 4:47 PMThe Angle: Ditch Your Trump-Loving Friend EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Prince’s fashion genius, Tidal’s troubles, and ending friendships over Trump. 
The Angle
April 22 2016 5:44 PMThe Angle: Back In Iraq? EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Prince tributes, Earth Day, and American troops going back into combat in Iraq. 
The Angle
April 21 2016 5:40 PMThe Angle: A Singular Man Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the death of Prince, the employment of prisoners, and the poverty of writers. 
Brow Beat
April 20 2016 3:47 PMWatch an Excellent Drunk History Tell the Story of One of Harriet Tubman’s Most Amazing Exploits
The Angle
April 18 2016 5:09 PMThe Angle: Unnecessarily Complex Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on the intelligence of apes, the superiority of Better Call Saul, and our complicated taxes.
The Vault
April 15 2016 2:09 PMAn Affectionate 1932 Illustrated Map of Harlem Nightlife
The Angle
April 14 2016 12:28 PMThe Angle: $10 Founding Father EditionSlate's daily newsletter on Hamilton and the $10 bill, Ted Cruz in the National Enquirer, and Hillary's superdelegate problem. 
The Angle
April 12 2016 10:50 AMThe Angle: Preaching Prosperity Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on Bill Clinton’s crime bill, Trump and the prosperity gospel, and mice, rats, and animal welfare.
The Vault
April 11 2016 8:58 AMSome Delightfully Scatological and Cruel Nursery Rhymes, From the Oldest Surviving Book of Them

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