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Turkey’s Warning

Why Erdogan’s consolidation of power should be cause for concern in every liberal democracy.

Interrogation
June 24 2018 7:50 PM“We Ignored Those People Last Time”The New York Times’ Jeremy W. Peters defends his reporting on Trump supporters.
Jurisprudence
June 24 2018 5:09 PMBorder Patrol Agents Must Be Held AccountableThe Supreme Court’s ruling in Ziglar v. Abbasi, though, makes it very difficult for individuals to get justice when their constitutional rights are violated.
Jurisprudence
June 24 2018 2:18 PMWhere Family Separation BeganA case in El Paso shows the Flores settlement is the solution, not the problem.
The Slatest
June 24 2018 12:42 PMTrump Once Again Attacks McCain at Rally for “Thumbs Down” Obamacare Vote
The Slatest
June 24 2018 10:55 AMFormer Trump Adviser to Black Fox News Guest: “You’re Out of Your Cotton-Picking Mind”
The Slatest
June 23 2018 6:10 PMRestaurant Owner Who Booted Sanders Has No Regrets: “I Would Have Done the Same Thing Again”
The Slatest
June 23 2018 3:48 PMKatie Arrington, Who Defeated Rep. Mark Sanford in Primary, Seriously Injured in Car Crash
The Slatest
June 23 2018 2:01 PMJogger Accidentally Crosses U.S. Border From Canada and Is Detained for Two Weeks
The Slatest
June 23 2018 11:46 AMOnline Reviewers Descend on Restaurant That Refused to Serve Sarah Huckabee Sanders
The Slatest
June 22 2018 9:31 PMTrump’s New Argument: If We Don’t Separate Families at the Border, “Illegal Aliens” Will Murder American Kids
Politics
June 22 2018 6:11 PMToo Little, Too LateBarack Obama’s statement on child separation missed the moment.
Politics
June 22 2018 4:29 PMTrump’s DefendersAmerica has always been in conflict over who is entitled to its compassion.
The Slatest
June 22 2018 12:38 PMA Bunch of Bald Eagles Died From Eating a Tainted Raccoon in What Is Probably Not a Good Omen for July 4 or Just in General
The Slatest
June 22 2018 11:05 AMIt Sure Seems Like Donald Trump Doesn’t Want the House GOP to Pass Its Immigration Bill
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 22 2018 5:50 AMThe Shunned MuslimJournalist Wajahat Ali wrote about Israeli settlers, and now some Muslim Americans have denounced him as a Zionist sympathizer. Is the backlash warranted?
Jurisprudence
June 24 2018 5:56 PMSotomayor, Fourth Amendment VisionaryHow the Supreme Court vindicated the justice’s prescient theory of digital privacy.
The Slatest
June 24 2018 3:34 PMMigrants Reportedly Told They Could Reunite With Children if They Agree to Deportation
The Slatest
June 24 2018 1:29 PMTrump Says Undocumented Immigrants Should Be Deported “With No Judges or Court Cases”
The Slatest
June 24 2018 11:36 AMEx-White House Ethics Chief: Sanders’ Tweet on Restaurant Eviction Violates the Law
The Slatest
June 23 2018 8:04 PMThousands Take to Streets Across the Country to Protest Family Separation at Border
Politics
June 23 2018 5:01 PMThe Donald Trump Election Brag TrackerHow long has it been since the president reminded us of his “massive landslide victory”?
The Slatest
June 23 2018 3:07 PMVatican Court Convicts Former Washington Envoy to 5 Years on Child Pornography Charges
The Slatest
June 23 2018 1:22 PMMike Huckabee Sends Bigoted Tweet Calling Gang Members Pelosi’s “Campaign Committee”
The Slatest
June 23 2018 10:44 AMTrump Administration Seeking Up to 15,000 Beds to Expand Immigrant Family Detention
The Angle
June 22 2018 6:16 PMThe Angle: Justice Not for All EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Justice Kagan’s conservatism, Koko’s fetish, and Hollywood’s surrender to the end of the world.
War Stories
June 22 2018 5:55 PMThe Putin Summit AwaitsIs there any way this won’t be a disaster?
Jurisprudence
June 22 2018 3:56 PMA Better Way to Diversify HarvardThe university favors the rich and overuses racial preferences in admissions. Here’s how the school should approach diversity instead.
Jurisprudence
June 22 2018 11:41 AMA Historic Victory for PrivacyIn a landmark 5–4 decision, the Supreme Court rules that the Fourth Amendment protects cell phone location records.
The Slate Quiz
June 22 2018 5:55 AMSlate News QuizTest your knowledge of this week’s big stories.
The Slatest
June 21 2018 10:38 PMNYC Hospitals Are Treating Children Separated From Parents at Border for Mental Illness

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