Josh Levin
Josh Levin Josh Levin

Josh Levin is Slate’s editorial director.

Sports Nut
Sept. 25 2017 8:28 PMThe NFL Protests Are About a Lack of EmpathyPlayers want people to understand that, however Trump spins things, the protests aren’t an “anthem cause.”
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Sept. 18 2017 7:43 PMHang Up and Listen: The Ninja Doppelgänger EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Jemele Hill, Golovkin–Alvarez, and American Ninja Warrior’s Josh Levin.
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Sept. 11 2017 5:52 PMHang Up and Listen: The Shack Atop a Telegraph Pole EditionSlate’s sports podcast on NFL opening weekend, Sloane Stephens, and baseball sign-stealing.
Sports Nut
Aug. 31 2017 10:54 AMHe Doesn’t Fit the SystemAnonymous NFL execs say they’re not blackballing Colin Kaepernick. They’re just racist.
Sports Nut
Aug. 18 2017 7:43 AMColin Kaepernick WonIn angering the NFL’s white billionaire owners, the quarterback lost his job but started a movement.
Politics
Aug. 12 2017 7:50 PMThe Real Meaning of “On Many Sides”In his speech on Charlottesville, Donald Trump told the nation exactly what he stands for.
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July 31 2017 4:21 PMHang Up and Listen: The Greyhens Not Grayhens EditionSlate’s sports podcast on girls in baseball, the death of high-top sneakers, and Scrabble.
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July 24 2017 4:32 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kyrie Irving and the Chamber of Secrets EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Jordan Spieth, Cavs trade rumors, and Hugh Freeze.
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July 17 2017 4:32 PMHang Up and Listen: The Man Hit Ball Far EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Roger Federer, Cody Bellinger and Aaron Judge, and 30 for 30 podcasts.
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July 3 2017 4:06 PMHang Up and Listen: The Kaepernick of the Hardwood EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf’s history of protest, Golden State Warriors president Rick Welts, and Miami’s impressive new stadium deal.
The Slatest
June 22 2017 11:33 AMIn Most Monstrous Act of This or Any Presidency, Trump Drives Golf Cart on Green
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June 12 2017 5:30 PMHang Up and Listen: The Superest of Superteams EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the Warriors’ NBA Finals win and Christian Pulisic. Plus, Ice Cube on the Lakers and Celtics.
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May 30 2017 6:00 PMHang Up and Listen: The Not a Victory Cigar EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA Finals, Frank Deford, and our favorite nonfamous athletes.
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May 8 2017 5:22 PMHang Up and Listen: The Big Baller Dad EditionSlate’s sports podcast on racism in Boston sports, LaVar Ball, and Nike’s two-hour-marathon stunt.
The Slatest
April 18 2017 9:54 PMTennis Match Interrupted by Loud Sex, Everybody Wins (Except Guy Who Lost)
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Sept. 25 2017 5:16 PMHang Up and Listen: The U Bum EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NFL protests against Donald Trump, Kevin Durant’s psyche, and Atlanta’s hot new soccer team.
Sports Nut
Sept. 15 2017 6:57 PMESPN Is Letting the Conservative Trolls WinIt’s the Worldwide Leader in self-inflicted wounds.
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Sept. 5 2017 7:02 PMHang Up and Listen: The Quarterback Named Buckshot EditionSlate’s sports podcast on college football’s opening weekend and tanking in the NFL. Plus, Ed Cunningham on why he quit his job at ESPN.
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Aug. 28 2017 6:26 PMHang Up and Listen: The Rats Fighting in a Sewer EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Mayweather–McGregor, the Athletic, and Clay Travis.
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Aug. 14 2017 5:41 PMHang Up and Listen: The Moneyball for Rich People EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Ezekiel Elliott, Sascha Zverev, and the unstoppable Dodgers.
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Aug. 7 2017 4:54 PMHang Up and Listen: The Pray for the Ravens EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Usain Bolt, Neymar’s record transfer, and Colin Kaepernick.
The Slatest
July 28 2017 4:01 PMDonald Trump Just Stole Jerry Seinfeld’s Old Bit About Police Brutality
Culturebox
July 17 2017 10:32 PMIs R. Kelly Finally Having His Bill Cosby Moment?Jim DeRogatis on 16 years of reporting on the singer’s alleged sex crimes—and why he hopes this time will be different.
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July 10 2017 4:51 PMHang Up and Listen: The Best Bad Guy You Can Be EditionSlate’s sports podcast talks to the pro wrestler the Progressive Liberal. Also: Fox Sports after Jamie Horowitz, and NBA free agency.
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June 26 2017 5:37 PMHang Up and Listen: The Warriors Derangement Syndrome EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA draft, redesigning the NBA logo, and the perils of playing sports while old.
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June 19 2017 5:15 PMHang Up and Listen: The When an Apple Fights an Orange EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Mayweather-McGregor, home runs, and Ultimate Frisbee.
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June 5 2017 5:12 PMHang Up and Listen: The Mr. Met Has No Middle Finger EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, and the Mets’ mascot imbroglio.
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May 22 2017 5:38 PMHang Up and Listen: The His Airness Plays Ping-Pong EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, Enes Kanter, and a plan to end NCAA amateurism.
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May 1 2017 5:27 PMHang Up and Listen: The Sun Also Rises on Waiters Island EditionSlate’s sports podcast on ESPN’s layoffs, the NFL draft, and Dion Waiters in the Players’ Tribune.
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April 17 2017 5:36 PMHang Up and Listen: The Optimal Draymond EditionSlate’s sports podcast on the NBA playoffs, fixing basketball crunch time, women’s soccer, and the Barkley Marathons.

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