Trump Didn’t Just Reinstate the Global Gag Rule. He Massively Expanded It. It’s the global gag rule “on steroids.”
The Angle: Emoluments Clause Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on an audacious lawsuit against the new president, the best way to count jobs, and Twenty One Pilots’ very modern brand of teen angst.
At the Sundance Women’s March, Jessica Williams Excelled in the Role of Inspirational Leader
Donald Trump Thinks the Unemployment Rate Is “Fiction.” Fine. Here’s What He Should Track Instead.
Michael Bolton Sings About the Horrors of Slave Labor and More in the Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory Honest Trailer
The Entanglements of the Mega Rich Host John Dickerson on the echoes of economic entanglements from Vice President Nelson Rockefeller to President Donald Trump.
See You in Court, Mr. President The emoluments lawsuit against Donald Trump is an audacious gamble.
I Demand a Weep Count How long would a liberal have to cry to fill a coffee mug with tears?
“The Daylight Underground” What does it look like when 1 million people are deported all at once?
Introducing the Trump Story Project We’ve invited 10 writers to imagine the dystopian future of Trump’s America.
The Mood-Swing Vote How Twenty One Pilots channeled Trump-state anxieties and became the biggest new rock band (if they are a rock band) in America.
What Had Happened Was Storytelling John McWhorter discusses the subject of his new book, Talking Back, Talking Black: Truths About America's Lingua Franca.
Facebook Doesn’t Need a Chief Ethics Officer It needs something much bigger than one new hire.
Signals vs. Noise Fareed Zakaria discusses the implications of Donald Trump’s isolationist policies.
How Frankenstein’s Monster Became Sexy Recent adaptations of the classic novel have transformed the creature from grotesque to irresistible.
Finally, the Academy Acknowledges Black Stories Don’t All Have to Be About Oppression or Slavery
Full House Prudie advises a letter writer disturbed that a friend moved her family in with another family.
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