Exporting the Right to PrivacyHow the U.S. can keep American-made surveillance tech out of dictators’ hands.
Time to Rethink Tech Sanctions Against SudanThey are making it difficult for activists to use secure communication tools and putting them at risk.
Confusing Sanctions Are Aiding Government RepressionBy keeping important technologies out of the hands of Iranian and Syrian activists.
Life Aboard the Lusitania Reliving the infamous sinking through the letters of a survivor—my great-grandmother.
Comcast’s Plan to Dominate the Cable Industry Failed, So It Might Start Being Nice to Customers Instead
The Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife” June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
Nicholas Kristof Is Not Smarter Than an Eighth-Grader American kids are actually doing decently in math and interpretation, but he’s not.
Suspend James Dolan The Knicks owner just hired sexual harasser Isiah Thomas as president of a WNBA team. Will the NBA do the right thing?