William McGowan
William McGowan

William McGowan is author of Coloring the News and Gray Lady Down.

Family
Aug. 15 2012 9:15 AMBoopy Goes to BerlinA Cold War memoir.
History
July 11 2012 5:00 AMThe Chickens and the BullsThe rise and incredible fall of a vicious extortion ring that preyed on prominent gay men in the 1960s.
  News & Politics
Politics
March 31 2015 5:00 AM How the Founder of the Fugees Became a Big-Time Political Donor Without Anyone Knowing The musical artist chose to fund a super PAC through opaque, legal, and increasingly popular means.
  Slate Plus
Working
March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.