Rebecca Sinderbrand

Rebecca Sinderbrand has reported from the Middle East for Newsweek, the Boston Globe, the Columbia Journalism Review, and other publications. 

Aug. 9 2006 2:03 PMDispatch From Northern IsraelDodging the missiles that rain down on an almost empty city.
July 26 2006 6:52 AMRefugees on the Road to DamascusSyria polishes its image as protector of the Lebanese people.
Feb. 2 2006 10:59 AMDispatch From HamastanPalestinians may worry about beer, veils, and wages, but few seem unhappy about last week's results.
Nov. 11 2005 1:14 PMJordan, the Day AfterFirst comes dazed silence, then denial, then resistance.
July 21 2005 7:24 AMJesus and Jerusalem
July 19 2005 1:29 PMFull House at King of Kings Assembly
July 27 2006 3:16 PMSyria Stays Above the FrayAssad to Ahmadinejad: "You're a great guy, Mahmoud, but I'm just not that into you."
Feb. 6 2006 3:27 PMDispatch From Tel AvivWhy some Israelis believe recent developments may not be entirely bad for the Jews.
The Slate Gist
Jan. 6 2006 2:49 PMFilling Sharon's ShoesHandicapping the Israeli elections.
Aug. 12 2005 5:55 AMGaza's Other WarHow do you train Israeli soldiers to fight Israelis?
July 20 2005 6:31 AMLooking Beyond the Gaza Withdrawal


The World

How Canada’s Shooting Tragedies Have Shaped Its Gun Control Politics

Where Ebola Lives Between Outbreaks

Gunman Killed Inside Canadian Parliament; Soldier Shot at National Monument Dies

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

Paul Farmer: Up to 90 Percent of Ebola Patients Should Survive

Is he right?


“I’m Not a Scientist” Is No Excuse

Politicians brag about their ignorance while making ignorant decisions.


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

In Praise of 13th Grade: Why a Fifth Year of High School Is a Great Idea 

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 22 2014 6:30 PM The Tragedies That Have Shaped Canada's Gun Politics
Continuously Operating
Oct. 22 2014 2:38 PM Crack Open an Old One A highly unscientific evaluation of Germany’s oldest breweries.
Gentleman Scholar
Oct. 22 2014 5:54 PM May I Offer to Sharpen My Friends’ Knives? Or would that be rude?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 22 2014 4:27 PM Three Ways Your Text Messages Change After You Get Married
  Slate Plus
Tv Club
Oct. 22 2014 5:27 PM The Slate Walking Dead Podcast A spoiler-filled discussion of Episodes 1 and 2.
Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2014 4:10 PM Skinny Mark Wahlberg Goes for an Oscar: The First Trailer for The Gambler
Future Tense
Oct. 22 2014 5:33 PM One More Reason Not to Use PowerPoint: It’s The Gateway for a Serious Windows Vulnerability
  Health & Science
Wild Things
Oct. 22 2014 2:42 PM Orcas, Via Drone, for the First Time Ever
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.