I'm out today for an office-wide retreat in New York. What this means for you: Plenty of time to catch up on the other pieces filed by me and other Slatesters as Netroots Nation/Right Online wound down. If the New York Senate votes on gay marriage while I'm in the state, it's a complete coincidence.
The netroots move on
from Barack Obama.
Michele Bachmann's "boy, she's better than we thought" honeymoon continues.
Americans for Prosperity gears up to beat the Wisconsin unions.
TODAY IN SLATE
Here’s Where We Stand With Ebola
Even experienced international disaster responders are shocked at how bad it’s gotten.
It’s Legal for Obama to Bomb Syria Because He Says It Is
Divestment Is Fine but Mostly Symbolic. There’s a Better Way for Universities to Fight Climate Change.
I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights
Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
It Is Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice
In Defense of HR
Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.