• By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    GERMAN OFFICIAL WARNS JEWS AGAINST WEARING KIPPAH IN PUBLIC DUE TO RISING ANTI-SEMITISM

    Felix Klein, Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner, said his opinion on the issue has changed due to increased violence.

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    WHAT'S IT LIKE TO BE A NEW COMEDY CELLAR COMIC?

    Meet Ian Fidance, a comic who was recently passed at the cellar.

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    POLL: SUPPORT FOR ABORTION RIGHTS INCREASES AS RESTRICTIVE LAWS SPREAD

    The proportion of Americans who say abortion should be legal in most or all cases has increased eight percentage points over the last...

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    SARAH SANDERS: TRUMP, NORTH KOREA'S KIM “AGREE IN THEIR ASSESSMENT” OF BIDEN

    The White House press secretary was pressed on what kind of message the president was sending by talking domestic politics abroad.

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    CONAN O'BRIEN: THERE'S MORE TO GERMANY THAN CROSSBOW MURDER SEX CULTS, SAYS GERMAN BOARD OF TOURISM

    “Statistically, fewer than 40% of Germans own a crossbow. I like those odds!”

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    BONG JOON-HO'S PARASITE WINS THE PALME D'OR AT CANNES

    Bong is the first Korean director to win the festival's highest prize.

  • By Slate   -   May 26, 2019

    TRUMP IMPLIES HE TRUSTS NORTH KOREA'S KIM MORE THAN HIS OWN PEOPLE

    The president celebrated North Korea's dictator for insulting former vice president Joe Biden.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    OWNERS OF NOAH'S ARK REPLICA SUE INSURERS OVER RAIN DAMAGE

    Heavy rains affected access to the massive vessel in Northern Kentucky and insurers reportedly never paid to cover $1 million in repairs.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    JON VOIGHT THINKS DONALD TRUMP IS “THE GREATEST PRESIDENT SINCE ABRAHAM LINCOLN”

    Herbert Hoover, eat your heart out!

    Donald Trump
  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    POPE FRANCIS SAYS ABORTION IS NEVER OK, COMPARES IT TO HIRING “A HITMAN TO RESOLVE A PROBLEM”

    The pope said that pregnancies should be carried to term even if the fetus is likely to die.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    TRUMP DEFIES CONGRESS, MOVES FORWARD WITH WEAPONS SALES TO SAUDI ARABIA

    The administration declared an emergency to be able to go through with the 22 military sales to Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and the United...

    Congress
  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    EX-GOP LAWMAKER: TRUMP IS “ILLEGITIMATE PRESIDENT,” SHOULD BE IMPEACHED

    Former Rep. Tom Coleman, who represented Missouri from 1976 to 1993 in the House, called on Democrats to not shy away from impeachment.

    Democrats
  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    JUDGE BLOCKS TRUMP FROM USING DEFENSE DEPARTMENT FUNDS TO BUILD BORDER WALL

    Judge Haywood Gilliam blocked the government from using $1 billion from military accounts to begin construction on two sections of...

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    CHIEF JUSTICE JOHN ROBERTS IS NO FRIEND OF ROE , BUT IS HE ITS BEST HOPE?

    Professor Melissa Murray on Alabama's message to Brett Kavanaugh, and Joan Biskupic on WWRD ,

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    I HIGHLY ENDORSE THIS METHOD OF GETTING RID OF YOUR BLACKHEADS

    It's much faster than individually extracting them, at least.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    HELP! MY STEPFATHER MADE ME GET AN ABORTION AS A TEEN. I'M STILL ANGRY

    Prudie's column for May 25.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    READ SCI-FI AUTHOR ELIZABETH BEAR'S NEW SHORT STORY ABOUT PANIC IN SPACE

    Read a brand-new story from the award-winning author of Karen Memory, Ancestral Night, and The Red-Stained Wings.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    HOW WILL PEOPLE BEHAVE IN DEEP SPACE DISASTERS?

    A journalist who has covered many terrestrial disasters responds to Elizabeth Bear's “No Moon and Flat Calm.”

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    ANIMAL LIBERATION ACTIVISTS ARE DISRUPTIVE AND UNCIVIL-AND MAYBE RIGHT

    We look at the tactics of animal liberation activists in Australia and ask how we assess the morality of their actions.

  • By Slate   -   May 25, 2019

    SLATE MONEY: THE TEMPERATURE EDITION

    Slate Money talks the Morehouse donation, office air conditioning, and carbon offsets.