• By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

    THIS WEEK IN TRUMP: DEPORTATION NATION

    The Trump administration's deportation campaign began this week. A series of memos released by the Department of Homeland Security...

    • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

      PARENTING YOUR TODDLER PRESIDENT

      Providing the right kind of praise is a key element in successfully parenting your toddler president.

      • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

        APPROVAL REQUIRED

        As a member of Slate Plus, you're reading this Slate story before anyone else can! This story is exclusive to Slate Plus members until...

        • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

          MARCUS SAMUELSSON ON THE RED ROOSTER COOKBOOK AND CAPTURING THE ESSENCE OF HARLEM

          Listen to this episode of The Moment with guest Marcus Samuelsson:

          • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

            ON SADDAM HUSSEIN'S CASE

            Listen to Episode 685 of Slate 's The Gist:

            • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

              THE ANGLE: LEAST ANTI-SEMITIC PERSON EDITION

              Flirting with “false flag” rhetoric: Trump bowed to public pressure on Tuesday by condemning the recent wave of anti-Semitic attacks...

              • By Slate   -   Feb 23, 2017

                THE “HOW DOES A PSYCHOTHERAPIST WORK?” EDITION

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                • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                  MAKING AMERICA MEH AGAIN

                  Looking forward from Donald Trump's inauguration last month, both allies and opponents expected a sprint of action from the president...

                  Congress, Donald Trump, Republicans
                  • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                    NASA'S NEW EXOPLANETS AREN'T WHERE THE ALIENS LIVE

                    When NASA began teasing a major announcement earlier this week about a great discovery “beyond our solar system,” it was clear that...

                    • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                      DEAR PRUDENCE: THE “CATS CAN BE GAY” EDITION

                      If you don't like it when people say “no problem,” then you're the one with the problem, Prudie says. Then onto your questions, with...

                      • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                        THE CULTURE GABFEST “” EDITION

                        Listen to Culture Gabfest No. 440 with Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, and Julia Turner with the audio player below.

                        • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                          STEELY EXECUTIVE ORDERS FROM PRESIDENTS TRUMAN AND TRUMP

                          Listen to Whistlestop:

                          • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                            THE “HOW DOES A CIA ANALYST WORK?” EDITION

                            This is a transcript of the Jan. 31 edition of Working. These transcripts are lightly edited and may contain errors. For the definitive...

                            • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                              WHAT DOES NORTH KOREA WANT?

                              The North Korean regime has had a busy month. The country began by launch ing a new ballistic missile, in response to which its chief...

                              • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                “ROGUE” TWITTER FEEDS AS LIBERAL SELF-CARE

                                In a media climate shot through with both angst and alternative facts, a few pranksters have inevitably combined the two. Fake “rogue”...

                                • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                  WHY DO WE SLAUGHTER LIVESTOCK IN NEW YORK CITY?

                                  Late Tuesday morning, a bull escaped a Queens slaughterhouse, causing an inadvertent “running of the bulls” moment for bystanders,...

                                  Running
                                  • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                    COULD ANTI-TRUMP AMERICANS MAKE “FDT ” THE NO. 1 SONG IN THE COUNTRY?

                                    In May of 1977, a punk quartet from London called the Sex Pistols released a single titled “ God Save the Queen .” The song's name...

                                    • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                      DON'T MESS WITH EX-TEXTS

                                      Mallory Ortberg, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. An edited transcript of the chat is below. (Sign up...

                                      • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                        “SLIPPERNET”

                                        In the Trump Story Project , we're presenting a series of short stories from contemporary writers, compiled by Ben H. Winters , imagining...

                                        Donald Trump
                                        • By Slate   -   Feb 22, 2017

                                          PRESERVING THE ART OF PLAY

                                          Ask someone about their earliest memories of playing video games and they'll often tell you about the physical experience of play....

                                          Art