The First 20
Heads of Slate
Our four editors-in-chief gather to discuss the magazine’s greatest pieces, its knee-jerk contrarianism, and the secrets of its longevity.
Hurry and Sign Up for Apple Music If You Want to Watch Drake’s New Film at Midnight
Watch Hamilton Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Sing About Star Wars with “Weird Al” Yankovic
The Good Girls Revolt Trailer Shows the Dangers of Sexism and Sort-Of-True Stories
Watch Prince George Reject High-Five, Low-Five From Justin Trudeau
Presidential Debate Commission Chief Wary of Moderators Becoming Fact-Checkers
How to Beat Trump in a Debate
He has three weaknesses.
One-Third Say Debates Will Be Important to Decide Vote as Polls Show Tight Race
Trump Campaign: We Didn’t Actually Invite Gennifer Flowers to Debate
José Fernández Was the Future of Baseball
The Marlins’ exuberant, Cuban-born pitcher changed what it means to play the game the right way.
Superstar Miami Marlins Pitcher José Fernández Dies in Boating Accident at Age 24
Motive in Washington Mall Shooting Still a Mystery After Arrest of “Zombie-Like” Suspect
The Unforgettable Faces of Flood Victims in Their Homes
Watch Obama’s Moving Speech at the National Museum of African American History’s Opening
Bill Nunn, Do The Right Thing’s Radio Raheem, Has Died at 62
Police Release Body and Dash Cam Video of Keith Scott Shooting
Marijuana Possession Played Key Role in Police Shooting of Keith Scott
Gennifer Flowers Accepts Trump’s Invitation to Attend Debate
Paramount Sought Film Development Advice From 4-Year-Old, Takes $115 Million Write-Down
New York Times Endorses Hillary Clinton: “Country Should Put Her to Work”
Black Man in Baltimore Calls Police For Help, Gets Punched in the Face, Dies in Hospital
Police Hunt for Gunman Who Killed Five at Mall in Washington State
Is Your Favorite World Oddity Wondrous Enough for Atlas Obscura?
Atlas Obscura’s first printed book is your guide to Cincinnati’s lost subway, Sweden’s nose museum, and the salt-cured mummies of Iran.
Infinity Squared: An Astonishing Video Of the Night Sky
The Angle: Up Late Stressed Edition
Slate's daily newsletter on Hillary the grown-up, ballot selfies, and Trump anxiety.
Netizen Report: Internet Shutdowns Are Ever-Present in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula
Donald Trump Was Almost Normal This Week
Rock ’n’ Roll, and Also Crosswords
The Slate Plus Digest for Sept. 22.
Australian National Dictionary Reports Australia Invented an ... Interesting ... Curse Word
Ted Cruz Writes Facebook Endorsement of Trump, Gives a Few Made Up Reasons for Caving
The Instant (Genius) Way to Make Your Juices & Booze-Free Drinks Better
The Story of John le Carré and His Father, the Anti-George Smiley
The Guts of Southern Louisiana
The long cleanup after the Baton Rouge floods.
The New Concert Film Let Hope Rise Is Pitching Itself as a “Theatrical Worship Experience.” What Does That Mean?
Cellphone Video Shows Keith Scott’s Wife Pleading “Don’t Shoot Him” Before Police Open Fire
Why Do the Green Bay Packers’ Opponents Stay at a Radisson in Appleton?
A Slate investigation.
Get Out of Jail Free?
When two mentally ill inmates came into my care I realized they needed medical care, not jail. So I bounced them.
The Sioux’s battle against a Dakota oil pipeline is a galvanizing social justice movement for Native Americans.
Peer Review Is a Thankless Task
So what motivates the scientists who do it the most? We asked them.
One of JFK's First Campaign Strategies Involved A Rambunctious Goat