The Bible v. the ConstitutionPoliticians, school boards, principals, and teachers are pushing creationism on kids.
Dismissing DarwinRecords show teachers and school board members conspiring to teach creationism in public school science class.
Louisiana’s Long History of RacismWhy Rep. Steve Scalise spoke to a white nationalist hate group.
Texas Public Schools Are Teaching CreationismAn investigation into charter schools’ dishonest and unconstitutional science, history, and “values” lessons.
A Creationist CampaignLouisiana students are suffering for Bobby Jindal’s presidential ambitions.
Bobby Jindal’s Presidential Rollout Is Off to a Terrible StartWhile other candidates went to Iowa, Jindal headlined an evangelical revival.
Moses and the American ConstitutionIf Texas wants biblical characters and states’ rights in textbooks, publishers are happy to deliver.
How America Can Prosecute More Poachers Like the Alleged Lion Killer A four-word fix would do it.
The Olympics Need an L.A. Games The city once saved the mega-event from its bloated, economically burdensome self. Los Angeles could do it again.
Dave Grohl Alley, Dedicated to the Foo Fighters and Nirvana Vet, Is Home to the World's Largest Drum Stick
Don’t Let Social Media Tell You What to Read A distraction-free guide to all the websites a Slate business and economics writer visits more than 20 times a month.
When Science Doesn’t Have a Simple Answer This historic debate from the height of the Cold War provides a refreshing perspective on science and politics.
It Took 22 Years for the Women’s 1,500-Meters Record to Fall. What's the Fastest Humans Can Possibly Run?