Every U.S. Presidents Day, Ranked From Worst to First
Russia’s U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin Dies Suddenly in New York.
A Supreme Court Conundrum
A federal agent standing on U.S. soil shot and killed someone across the border in Mexico. Was the shooting unconstitutional?
Trump Just Hired the Army’s Smartest Officer
But will Lt. Gen. McMaster be permitted to do his job?
The Intellectual Who Might Get Through to Donald Trump
Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster is known for critiquing the military’s decision-making process. Expect him to deliver blunt advice to the president, says Andrew Exum.
Trump Picks Military Strategist Known for Questioning Authority as National Security Adviser
John Oliver Eviscerates Donald Trump’s Ties to Vladimir Putin
Swedish Cops Featured in Fox News Segment Say Their Views Were Misrepresented
Cityscapes Created Inside Toilet Paper Rolls
Anastassia Elias' tiny urban vistas have a hidden message.
#OscarsSoWhite Creator April Reign on Hollywood’s Progress, and What Work Still Needs to Be Done
Night Sex Is a Scam—Mating Is Best in the Morning!
Rise and Shine with Awake, a Blog About Mornings
Milo Yiannopoulos Loses CPAC Invite, Book Deal After Pedophilia Defense
A Novelist in Season
Ali Smith’s new quartet starts with Autumn and is set right … about … now.
Trump Associates Work With Ukrainian Opposition on Secret Plan to Lift Russia Sanctions
20 Documentaries That Help Explain 2017, and Where to Stream Them
Saying Goodbye to Jeannie Made Us Even More of a Family Than Creating Children Together Did
How Playwrights Are Changing the Way We Think About TV
The first month of the Trump presidency has been more cruel and destructive than the majority of Americans feared. The worst is yet to come.
An Ex-Engineer at Uber Just Published a Nightmarish Account of the Sexism She Found There
Watch an Irascible James Woods Steal Patton Oswalt’s Shoe at the WGA Awards
Want to Know Exactly as Much About Sweden as the President? Watch This Documentary!
Dozens Fired After Joining “Day Without Immigrants” Protests
Homeland Security Set to Make It Much Easier to Deport Undocumented Immigrants
Chelsea Clinton Trolls Trump Over Sweden Comment: Did They Catch Bowling Green Perpetrators?
John McCain: Suppressing Free Press Is “How Dictators Get Started”
Wonder What Adam Sandler’s Been Up To? Check Out the Trailer to Sandy Wexler!
Clyde Stubblefield, the “Funky Drummer” Sampled on Countless Hip-Hop Songs, Has Died at 73
Did Fox News Segment Lead Trump to Believe There Was a Terror Attack in Sweden?
Bill Maher Somehow Finds Common Ground With a Jerk Who Thinks He’s a Provocateur
Trump Doubles Down on Feud With “Dishonest Media” at Florida Campaign Rally
Membership Applications at Mar-a-Lago Soar After Trump Becomes President
Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe of Landmark Roe v. Wade Decision, Dies at 69
Fox News Poll: Voters Trust Trump Administration Over News Media
Amicus: General Strike
How state attorneys general are going on the offensive against the most egregious parts of the Trump agenda. Also, the Constitution’s limits on the U.S.–Mexico border.
Trump Calling Media “Enemy of the American People” Reminiscent of Stalin, Mao
The Vanishing Edition
Slate Money discusses Snap Inc.’s upcoming IPO and Airbnb’s future challenges.
The Republican “Plan” to Replace Obamacare Includes a Huge Assault on Abortion Access
Andy Zaltzman Is Back at Exactly the Right Time
The British satirist reboots his influential comedy show The Bugle, just in time for Brexit and a Trump White House.
Where There’s Smoke
The Slate Plus Digest for Feb. 17.