Slate Magazine - Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts
War Stories

The Trump Administration Is Acting Hysterical Over North Korea

That’s a risky posture right now.

Trump’s Massive Corporate Tax Cut Literally Cannot Pass Congress

Trump’s Spat With Canada Is Bad News for Yet Another U.S. Industry That Supported Him

I Wouldn’t Want to Sit Next to a Dog on a Plane, Either

Ivanka Trump May Not Be Such a Luxury Brand After All


James Comey’s Real Flaw

It’s not that he’s partisan. It’s that he’s blind to his own biases. And that’s what helped Trump get elected.


The Empty Waistband

Justice Sotomayor slams the lie that lets police officers shoot unarmed men with impunity.

How James Comey’s Blindness to His Own Biases Helped Get Trump Elected

Justice Sotomayor Slams the Lie That Lets Police Officers Shoot Unarmed Men With Impunity 

Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush Are Going to Own a Major League Baseball Team Together

Americans Suddenly Like Big Government Again

Most Recent See All
  Dear Prudence
  • You Belong With Me

    Prudie counsels a woman whose husband ruined her friendship in order to “get her back.”

  • Couldn’t Help It

  • Help! My Mansplaining Boyfriend Keeps Telling Me I’m Doing It Wrong.

  • From Worm to Book

  • Dear Prudence: The “Dickensian” Edition


In Case You Missed It
How Trump Will Dismantle Civil Rights Protections in America The same way Bush did: by politicizing the DOJ.
The Mysterious Case of the Wayward Aircraft Carrier Trump’s chain of command is dangerously broken.
Doublex What It Takes to Topple a Powerful Sexual Predator
Moneybox The Retail Apocalypse Isn’t Really an Apocalypse
Trump Should Not Get a Science Adviser He doesn’t deserve one, and it’s more likely to be a sham than a help.
  • The Gist How the Clinton Campaign Failed From the Inside Out
  • Working What’s It Like to Operate On the Brains of Young Children?
  • The Gist Can You Be Funny in a Safe Space? Moshe Kasher Is Trying.
  • Hang Up And Listen Is Nike’s Upcoming Attempt to Break the Two-Hour Marathon a Marketing Gimmick?

  Slate Plus
Dear Prudence
April 24 2017 3:03 PM Help! My Mansplaining Boyfriend Keeps Telling Me I’m Doing It Wrong. Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.