William Saletan William Saletan

Will Saletan writes about politics, science, technology, and other stuff for Slate. He’s the author of Bearing Right.

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July 25 2014 6:00 AM“Skip the Commentary, Find the Reporting”How Will Saletan kept up with this week’s news from Israel and Gaza.
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July 16 2014 8:24 PMHamas Is Destroying GazaThe Palestinian militants are showing an utter disregard for their own people.
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July 9 2014 7:38 PMThe Gaza RulesIsrael, unlike Hamas, isn’t trying to kill civilians. It’s taking pains to spare them.
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July 3 2014 3:19 PMThe Tragedy of Collective PunishmentIsrael is too quick to punish innocent Palestinians for monstrous crimes committed by other Palestinians.
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June 23 2014 6:32 PMAl-Qaida’s Seven Rules for the Effective TerroristISIS is breaking all of them. It will live to regret it.
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June 17 2014 6:13 PMDon’t Save IraqLet it learn to save itself.
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June 11 2014 4:01 PMWhy Did Cantor Lose? Because GOP Primary Voters Are So Extreme.
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May 19 2014 2:46 PMThe Evolving Equality AgendaThe problems of racial inequality are getting more complicated. Eric Holder explains how.
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May 15 2014 10:09 AMAustralia Is Raising Its Retirement Age to 70. The Rest of Us Should Catch Up.
Human Nature
May 9 2014 11:31 AMAcceptable InequalityAnother country will end its ban on women in combat. They’ll still be underrepresented. And that’s OK.
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May 7 2014 8:43 AMClimate Change Is Already Hurting the U.S. That’s Good News.
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May 5 2014 10:45 AMIf You’re for “Marriage Equality” or “Traditional Marriage,” Should You Support Polygamy?
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May 1 2014 11:33 PMThe Collapse of Anti-Gay ReligionPolls, pastors, and theology are shifting toward same-sex marriage, even among conservatives.
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April 29 2014 3:04 PMDonald Sterling Is Just Like Brendan Eich? You Must Be Joking.
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April 24 2014 5:57 PMAnti-Semitism Trends in Europe Are More Complex Than In the U.S.
Politics
July 22 2014 11:05 PMHow to Save GazaAnd keep Israel and Hamas from fighting the next war.
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July 11 2014 9:18 PMIs Israel Killing Indiscriminately in Gaza?
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July 7 2014 6:58 PMDemolishing JusticeThe Israeli government destroyed the homes of Palestinian murder suspects. Will it do the same to the homes of Jewish murder suspects?
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June 30 2014 6:00 PMAmerican UnexceptionalismThe Blackwater scandal shows the U.S. isn’t immune from behaviors we abhor in others.
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June 19 2014 6:12 PMNo More Mr. Naive GuyOn the future of Iraq, President Obama is a cold-blooded realist.
Science
June 17 2014 12:06 AMAre Americans Turning Against the Death Penalty?Six reasons why support for capital punishment is evaporating.
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June 4 2014 5:07 PMDon’t Desert BergdahlTrading Taliban prisoners for a POW doesn’t reward terrorism. It keeps our promise to our troops.
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May 16 2014 11:30 AMAnti-Semitism in the Middle East: Is It Hatred of Jews, or Anger at Israel?
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May 13 2014 10:12 AMDonald Sterling Is Too Horrified by Racism to Recognize It in Himself
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May 8 2014 12:28 PMNo, Religion Isn’t the Enemy. Here Are Three Examples of Churches Doing the Right Thing.
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May 6 2014 9:36 AMThe Case for Anti-Gay DiscriminationOpponents of same-sex marriage want a broader right to discriminate against gay couples.
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May 2 2014 10:20 AMAre Conservative Christians the New Queers?
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April 30 2014 11:23 AMArtists Are Bashing President Obama. That’s A Sign of Racial Progress.
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April 28 2014 10:58 AMDonald Sterling Isn’t a Closet Racist. He’s a Porch Racist.
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April 23 2014 2:05 PMAnti-Semitism Is in Decline. But That Hasn’t Stopped People From Hyping and Exploiting It.

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