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This Is What Democracy Looks Like

The messy intra-progressive fight in Charlottesville offers lessons for Democrats across the country.

Future Tense
Nov. 9 2017 4:02 PMTwitter Verified a White Nationalist and Now Isn’t Going to Verify Anyone for a While
Jurisprudence
Oct. 17 2017 10:45 PMCan You Bring a Gun to a Protest?An obscure and centuries-old law is allowing some municipalities to answer that question with a resounding “no.”
The Slatest
Oct. 11 2017 5:26 PMBlack Charlottesville Beating Victim Charged With Felony at Prompting of White Nationalists
Politics
Sept. 26 2017 11:34 AMWhat’s Behind Dan Rather’s Wild Popularity?In an era of insanity, his thoughts on journalism, covering civil rights, and morality are grounding—and inspiring.
Politics
Sept. 25 2017 5:54 AMGuardians of White InnocenceThe Sons of Confederate Veterans want to convince Americans that Southern heritage isn’t about slavery and racism. Is it a lost cause?
Jurisprudence
Sept. 8 2017 2:58 PMWhat the ACLU Should Stand for in Trump’s AmericaAn interview with Waldo Jaquith, who resigned from the board of the ACLU of Virginia after Charlottesville.
Metropolis
Aug. 30 2017 3:01 PMHow Can You Stop Cars From Plowing Into Crowds?The sturdy posts called “bollards” are our best defense against the use of vehicles as weapons. They’re also the rare anti-terrorism policy that makes cities more pleasant.
Future Tense
Aug. 27 2017 5:28 PMStormfront Has Been Kicked Offline. Can White Supremacists Still Organize Without the Internet?
Crime
Aug. 25 2017 8:30 AMProfiling White Supremacists Won’t Stop White Supremacist TerrorismA former undercover FBI agent explains.
Future Tense
Aug. 24 2017 4:42 PMRussian Bots Are Trying to Sow Discord on Twitter After Charlottesville
Culturebox
Aug. 24 2017 5:55 AMSpringtime for the ConfederacyAt Dolly Parton’s Civil War–themed dinner theater, audiences root for the North or the South. I saw it twice, because you gotta see both sides.
The XX Factor
Aug. 23 2017 5:31 PMTrump’s Spiritual Adviser Doubles Down: Resisting Him Is Resisting “the Hand of God”
Politics
Aug. 23 2017 11:31 AMKeep Talking, TrumpNo one is better at exposing the president for the hateful fraud that he is than Trump himself.
Politics
Aug. 22 2017 4:23 PMThe Eclipse Skipped CharlottesvilleOne week later, we cannot look at the sky. We are still staring at the ground.
Trumpcast
Aug. 21 2017 6:04 PMThe AntifaWho are the anti-fascists, and what are their roots?
Movies
Oct. 22 2017 8:00 PMHow Movie Theaters, TV Networks, and Classrooms Are Changing the Way They Show Gone With the WindAfter almost 80 years, America is finally rethinking how it screens its favorite movie.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 12 2017 5:49 PMLawyers vs. White SupremacistsCan the organizers of the Unite the Right rally be held responsible for the violence in Charlottesville?
The Slatest
Oct. 6 2017 2:02 PMCongressman: Holocaust Survivor Is a Nazi Collaborator Who Organized Charlottesville Rallies
Brow Beat
Sept. 25 2017 4:16 PMThe Concert for Charlottesville Was a Night of Stars, Tears, and Vague Platitudes
The Slatest
Sept. 14 2017 8:53 PMTrump Again Pushes Claim That White Nationalists Weren’t Solely to Blame for Charlottesville
Technology
Aug. 30 2017 5:18 PMThe Internet of HateAfter Charlottesville, Nazis, white supremacists, and the alt-right have become a lot less welcome on the web. So they’re building their own.
Politics
Aug. 29 2017 11:51 AMWhat Trump Supporters Really BelieveThe president’s racist base, by the numbers.
Jurisprudence
Aug. 25 2017 9:07 AMCharlottesville’s Monuments Are UnconstitutionalThe state law that has prevented city officials from removing the statues can be overruled—by the Constitution.
Jurisprudence
Aug. 24 2017 6:15 PMYou Don’t Need a Gun to Peacefully ProtestIn the wake of Charlottesville, permits for rallies should contain an important caveat—no open-carry within the protest zone.
The Slatest
Aug. 24 2017 3:54 PMCharlottesville Orders Review of Police and City Manager Response During Protests
The Gist
Aug. 23 2017 7:24 PMSure, Punching Nazis Feels Good …But are the antifa in the right?
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 23 2017 12:27 PMThe Culture Gabfest “The Tree Is a Colander” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Logan Lucky, the solar eclipse, and internet censorship of white supremacists.
The Slatest
Aug. 22 2017 11:35 PMTrump Reads Aloud 15-Minute Edited Version of Previous Charlottesville Remarks and Calls It a Rally
Hang Up And Listen
Aug. 21 2017 7:32 PMHang Up and Listen: The Blackin’ Out the NFL and the Sun EditionSlate’s sports podcast on sports after Charlottesville, the WNBA, and Texas high school football.
The Slatest
Aug. 21 2017 5:01 PMBill O’Reilly Says Trump Defended Nazis Because He Doesn’t Get How Bad the Holocaust Was

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