The Cambridge Analytica Scandal Is What Facebook-Powered Election Cheating Looks Like
The Trump campaign’s data firm got its hands on 50 million Facebook users’ information—and then reportedly lied about deleting it.
Where H.R. McMaster Went WrongHe built a storied military career by speaking truth to power—until that power was President Trump.
O.J. Simpson Criticizes Colin Kaepernick, Calls Trump “a Fun Guy” Because We Live in Hell
A Legal Screw-Up by Michael Cohen Should Give Stormy Daniels the Right to Tell Her Story
Passport PerilWhy transgender Americans are so worried about Mike Pompeo serving as secretary of state.
Firing VA Secretary David Shulkin Is a Bad IdeaHe’s accomplishing a lot of good for America’s veterans—and for Trump.
I Have to Ask
I Have to Ask: The David Corn and Michael Isikoff EditionThe authors of Russian Roulette on the history of the Trump-Putin bromance.
Conor Lamb’s Political JiujitsuThe Democratic candidate turned every attack into an argument for his candidacy.
TV-Obsessed President Picks TV Talking Head as Top Economics Adviser and It’s Not a Bad Choice
How Jeff Sessions Is Sneaking Trump Allies Into Key DOJ Positions That Normally Require Senate Confirmation
Donald Trump Says He Came Up With the Idea of Creating a “Space Force™” Because It Sounded Awesome Basically
The Only Relevant Known Fact About McCabe’s Firing Is That He Is a Key Witness Against Trump
Rating the Trump–Russia AnglesWhat are we to make of all the breadcrumbs around the Russia investigation?
The “Rex Wrecks” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s firing of Rex Tillerson, Pennsylvania’s special election results, and public schools.
A Climate Activist’s Impeachment Campaign Heats UpTom Steyer is hot about Democrats’ lack of initiative on climate change and impeachment.
What Happened in VegasA new book by two veteran journalists adds yet another layer to the pee tape story (and, yes, sheds light on the Trump–Russia relationship).
The Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
El Gabfest en Español
De Despidos Previsibles, Hijos de Perra, y Periodistas LampiñosEl Presidente Trump visita California mientras su gobierno en Washington sufre de instabilidad.
The Ghost of the Mueller InvestigationWhy does Ivanka Trump get a pass in spite of all the smoke around her finances and the Russia investigation?
New Documents Show Trump Organization Has Been Involved in Recent Legal Effort to Silence Porn Star Stormy Daniels
Debunking Republicans’ Post-Pennsylvania SpinThe Democrat didn’t run as a conservative, and the Republican didn’t lose because of his ’stache.
FBI May Fire Andrew McCabe After Review Finds He Wasn’t “Forthcoming” About Clinton Investigation
The Good Fight Podcast
The Corruption of the Evangelical MovementDavid French explains evangelicals could come to embrace Donald Trump.
Rex Tillerson’s Long GoodbyeWas the firing personal, or was it politics? More than likely it was a little of both.