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Political Gabfest

The “Open Hostility” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about relations with North Korea, Stacey Abrams’ primary win, and the House investigation into the FBI.

El Gabfest en Español
May 3 2018 7:28 AMDe Caravanas Migrantes y Kanye BoquiflojoLa caravana de migrantes en la frontera está buscando escaparse de violencia y muerte.
The Gist
April 26 2018 9:40 PMOld Man Donald… had a rant.
Interrogation
April 16 2018 1:33 PMHow Low Will Trump Go?The president’s legal situation appears to be getting worse. What might he do to get out of it?
The Slatest
April 16 2018 11:04 AMHow President Trump and His Supporters Are Reacting to James Comey’s Interview
Amicus
April 14 2018 10:01 AMThe Rule of Law and the Ethics of Poking the BearCohen, Comey, Mueller, and more.
The Slatest
April 11 2018 1:41 PMReport: Republicans Will Bring Bill Protecting Mueller to Committee Vote in Senate
The Industry
April 10 2018 9:13 PMAn Interview With the Person Dressed As a Russian Troll at the Zuckerberg HearingThey were also Monopoly man at the Equifax hearing in March.
Politics
April 10 2018 5:50 PMRepublicans Shrug Off Trump’s Mueller RageSenators say they’re confident the president won’t fire Robert Mueller, even if they can’t say why.
The Slatest
April 9 2018 11:05 PMMueller Reportedly Investigating $150,000 Payment to Trump Foundation by Ukrainian Billionaire During Campaign
The Slatest
April 6 2018 2:09 PMNew Filing Indicates Robert Mueller May Have New Collusion Evidence
The Slatest
April 4 2018 7:58 PMMueller’s Team Reportedly Questioned Russian Oligarchs About Trump Financial Links Upon Arrival in U.S.
The Slatest
April 3 2018 10:53 PMMueller Reportedly Tells Trump Lawyers the President Is Still Not a Criminal Target of Russia Investigation
The Slatest
March 29 2018 10:41 PMDespite Republican Pressure, Sessions Declines to Appoint Second Special Counsel to Investigate FBI
Jurisprudence
March 29 2018 5:54 AMDefenselessTrump desperately needs a crack legal team. But his lawyers are no match for Mueller, and no sane attorney would join them now.
The Slatest
March 28 2018 3:55 PMTrump’s Lawyer Reportedly Broached Pardons for Flynn and Manafort. That Could Be Obstruction.
The Gist
May 2 2018 9:42 PMWe Could Have Weaponized Twitter, Too, You KnowHow did the U.S. intelligence community find itself outpaced by Russian bots? Gen. Michael Hayden explains.
The Slatest
April 17 2018 4:09 PMThe Liberal Attacks on Jim Comey Are Surprisingly Similar to the Gross Conservative Ones
The Slatest
April 16 2018 12:55 PMMichael Cohen’s New Filing Offers One of the Greatest Pieces of Legal Chutzpah Ever Seen
The Slatest
April 14 2018 7:51 PMHere’s What We Hope Interviewers Will Ask Jim Comey This Week
The Slatest
April 13 2018 6:16 PMProsecutors’ Withering Rebuttal of Cohen Shows How Hard It Will Be for Trump to Sabotage Their Investigation
The Slatest
April 10 2018 9:44 PMTrump Reportedly Tried to Fire Mueller Again in December Before Being Talked Down by Aides
Interrogation
April 10 2018 7:58 PM“Trump’s Options Are Very Much Closing”What we learned from a wild 24 hours in Washington and New York.
The Slatest
April 10 2018 8:19 AMTrump Is Typical Calm, Rational Self on Twitter After FBI Raids His Attorney’s Office
Future Tense
April 6 2018 4:29 PMHow Facebook Is Changing Its Rules Around Political Ads
The Slatest
April 4 2018 9:55 PMTrump Administration to Impose New Sanctions on Group of Russian Oligarchs
The Slatest
April 4 2018 12:40 PMThe Report that Trump Is Not a Target of the Mueller Probe Is Actually Terrible News for the President
Jurisprudence
March 30 2018 11:06 AMJared Has Some Explaining to DoThe House Intelligence Committee’s findings contradict Kushner’s testimony on the infamous Trump Tower meeting.
Jurisprudence
March 29 2018 12:53 PMDangling a Pardon Could Be Obstruction of Justice—Even if the Pardon Power Is Absolute
Jurisprudence
March 28 2018 5:56 PMHow to Pre-Empt a Constitutional CrisisCory Booker explains why a law is needed to protect Robert Mueller.
The Slatest
March 28 2018 12:00 PMMueller Filing Casually Implies That Trump’s Campaign Chairman Was in Touch With Active Russian Operative

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