The Clintons Aren’t to Blame for Mass Incarceration
The 1994 crime bill was wrongheaded and draconian. But it didn’t cause the explosion in the prison population.
Is John Kasich Really a Republican Who Liberals Can Love?He shouldn’t be. He’s basically a staunch conservative who once said something nice about the poor.
A Cold One With Donald There has never been a better candidate to have a beer with than Trump.
The GOP Establishment Will Not Find Salvation in South CarolinaThe only candidate who can beat Donald Trump is Ted Cruz, and vice versa.
Hillary’s Time to FightAs grim as her New Hampshire defeat was, Clinton’s upcoming road looks a lot better.
Obama’s Whopping New Military BudgetForget what Republicans tell you. The president still likes big military budgets.
Flint Wasn’t Allowed DemocracyThat’s part of the reason nobody acted when its water was poisoned.
The Day After the United Kingdom Leaves the EUIt could be the beginning of the end of both of them.
View From Chicago
Ted Cruz Is Not Eligible to Be PresidentAt least according to the most plausible constitutional interpretation.
Bernie’s WayThe Vermont senator doesn’t want to bring Republicans and Democrats together. He means to tear it all down.
I Can’t Hate Donald TrumpI do hate the Republicans who’ve enabled his remarkable popularity.
The Angle: Fascism Is As Fascism Does EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on “New York values,” the four-day school week, and “Formation” as exploitation.
Marco Rubio Shouldn’t Blame Chris Christie for His New Hampshire DrubbingIt isn’t easy to become president of the United States.
The Angle: Extreme Primary Edition Slate’s daily newsletter on victories for Sanders and Trump in New Hampshire, Obama’s big military budget, and the Bernie vs. Hillary meme.
Rubio Just CollapsedThe Florida senator took a drubbing in New Hampshire. Can he really be the GOP establishment’s best hope?
Ted Cruz Won’t Prevent the Next John RobertsHe promises that his hypothetical Supreme Court nominees would never go soft. Not likely.
The Generation Gap EditionSlate’s daily newsletter on Gloria Steinem’s unfortunate comments, the naked careerism of Ted Cruz, and a review of the hilarious Full Frontal.
Ted Cruz Wants to Protect Our DaughtersHow the Texas senator made drafting women into the military a wedge issue.
The Unctuous Genius of Ted CruzHow the candidate turned naked careerism into a winning campaign strategy.
Marco Rubio Wants to Assure New Hampshire Voters That He Can Lead The Florida senator is trying to make up for the damage he did at Saturday’s debate.
How Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. Won the 1964 New Hampshire Primary Without Lifting a Finger Four friends thought running the “old man” would be a fun thing to do.