How Does the Head of HR Work? Read what L.V. Anderson asked Kevin Fanning about his experience in human resources departments—from startup companies to more hierarchical environments.
The XX Factor
A Radical Experiment in Democracy Is Happening in Northern Syria. Americans Need to Start Paying Attention.
The Parents of Jordan Davis Seeking justice for their son politicized Ron Davis and Lucia McBath and made them the subjects of a new HBO documentary.
A Fine Whine
The Recline and Fall of Western Civilization Tilting your seat back on an airplane is pure evil. But so is installing seats that recline in the first place.
Inside Higher Ed
Why Honor Thomas Jefferson? Students are now criticizing their campuses for elevating a man they call a rapist and a racist.
Putin’s Spin Cycle How the Russian media are fitting the downing of the Russian jet fighter into a wider conspiracy theory.
Laquan McDonald’s Death Is an Outrage But the charges against his killer are a political triumph.
Because the Bible Tells Us So The GOP’s positions on immigration and refugees contradict the teachings of the Good Book the party says it values so much.
Russia Says It Won’t Retaliate Militarily Against Turkey. But It’s Not Exactly De-Escalating.
Slate Voice: “Giving Thanks After a Split” Listen to Aisha Harris read about the Thanksgiving that brought her divorced parents together.
The Culture Gabfest “Obergruppenfuhrer” Edition Slate’s Culture Gabfest on Spotlight, The Man in the High Castle, and “Conversion via Twitter.”
This Picturesque Island Graveyard Is the Final Resting Place of Dozens of Notorious Pirates
The XX Factor
Men More Inclined to Take Parental Leave for a Son and If They Work Around Lots of Women
Remember the Oceans! The most important consequence of the Paris climate talks will be the fate of the oceans.
I’m Underwater on My Mortgage and I Want Out! What Do I Do? This and other personal-finance questions, answered.
Donald Trump Is a Fascist This isn’t a partisan attack. It is the political label that best describes what the GOP front-runner has become.
“We Need a Mature and Stable Political Situation in Our Country” An interview with Myanmar Gen. Min Aung Hlaing.
Do Death With Dignity Laws Increase the General Suicide Rate? The new evidence against assisted suicide is simply not true.