russia election meddling
russia election meddling
Jurisprudence

Another Obstruction Angle

Was Trump intentionally trying to block the investigation into Flynn’s Turkey ties?

Trumpcast
Nov. 17 2017 12:06 PMTrumpcast Live From San FranciscoShould the Democrats talk more about impeachment?
Future Tense
Nov. 15 2017 6:01 PMIn 2016, Russian Bots Were Busy Supporting Brexit, Too
Future Tense
Nov. 13 2017 10:01 PMWikiLeaks Was Really, Really Dumb to Send Twitter DMs to Donald Trump Jr.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 9 2017 5:15 PMWhy Did It Take So Long to Indict Paul Manafort?His alleged crimes stretch back to 2006.
Technology
Nov. 7 2017 3:11 PMRussian Trolls Are Still Co-Opting Black Organizers’ EventsFacebook banned them. That didn’t stop their mischief.
Future Tense
Nov. 6 2017 6:27 PMForeign Plutocrats Hold Huge Stakes in U.S. Tech Companies. Does That Matter?
Future Tense
Nov. 3 2017 7:02 PMPayPal Didn’t Take Down a Russian Troll’s Donation Page Until We Asked About It
Jurisprudence
Nov. 3 2017 2:07 PMRobert Mueller’s Brilliant Strategy for Outmaneuvering Trump PardonsThe president cannot save Paul Manafort.
Technology
Nov. 3 2017 1:04 PMFacebook’s New PhilosophyWill emphasizing “time well spent” fix the company’s Russia problem—or just make it more money?
The Slatest
Nov. 2 2017 10:47 PMCarter Page Told Congressional Investigators Sessions Knew About His Mid-Campaign Moscow Trip
If Then
Nov. 2 2017 5:18 PMTrash Moths to the Trash FlameIf Then on the hearings on Facebook and Russian meddling, and an interview with Antonio García Martínez.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 2 2017 3:19 PMThe “United Muslims of America” Are Coming for YouHow Russian trolls used Facebook to exploit the bigotries of Trump’s base.
Technology
Nov. 1 2017 4:57 PMHow Russia Used Instagram to Influence the 2016 ElectionFacebook says 120,000 posts reached 20 million Americans. Here’s what they looked like.
Trumpcast
Nov. 1 2017 9:49 AMA Long, Slow RevengeHow Vladimir Putin came to power, and why he wants to wreak havoc on the United States.
Jurisprudence
Oct. 31 2017 6:50 PMLies My Client Told MeWhy a judge ruled Paul Manafort isn’t entitled to attorney-client privilege.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 17 2017 9:07 AMThe Kremlin Defense FundRussian money might have gone to Trump’s legal fees.
The Slatest
Nov. 13 2017 10:01 PMSessions Is Considering Second Special Counsel Targeting, Wait for It, Hillary Clinton
Political Gabfest
Nov. 9 2017 6:22 PMThe “One Year and One Day” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Tuesday’s Democratic victories, Trump’s first year, and tech companies’ role in Russian meddling.
Future Tense
Nov. 8 2017 4:09 PMWhen State Election Boards Try to Increase Voting Machine Security, They Can Run Into Obstacles
Jurisprudence
Nov. 7 2017 1:31 PMA Timeline of Carter Page’s Contacts With RussiaThe Trump campaign adviser’s foreign dalliances, explained.
Future Tense
Nov. 6 2017 4:08 PMThe Three Kinds of Election-Hacking ThreatsIt’s easy to conflate them, but each requires different solutions.
Jurisprudence
Nov. 3 2017 3:47 PMA Lesson in Russian Strategic DeceptionHow Moscow tries to throw us off the trail.
Technology
Nov. 3 2017 1:53 PMRussia Loves a Shunned U.S. SoldierHow Putin’s election-meddling campaign exploited America’s resentful, misunderstood veterans.
Future Tense
Nov. 3 2017 11:21 AMRussia’s Election Meddling Targeted Activists and People of Color, Too
Future Tense
Nov. 2 2017 5:18 PM“We Never Saw This Coming”Antonio García Martínez, Facebook’s former ads manager, says the company couldn’t imagine its tools would ever be used to meddle in an election.
Politics
Nov. 2 2017 3:44 PMWhat Trump Was Saying About Russia at Key Moments in the Manafort SagaThe full timeline.
Technology
Nov. 1 2017 6:14 PMHere Are Some of the Social Media Posts That Russia Used to Meddle in the 2016 ElectionThey're aimed at everything from Black Lives Matter to Sharia law. 
Future Tense
Nov. 1 2017 10:05 AMFacebook and Google Are Too Big to Stop Election Meddling on Their Own
Technology
Oct. 31 2017 7:47 PMCongress Is Asking Facebook, Google, and Twitter All the Right QuestionsWell, except for Ted Cruz.
Politics
Oct. 31 2017 5:45 PMWhy the Wall Street Journal Is Calling for Robert Mueller’s OusterPaul Gigot’s editorial page, explained.

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