Uber Isn’t the Problem
It’s not the company’s fault that driving a car—and coughing up steep commissions—is an attractive option for so many Americans.
Twitter Banished One of the Web’s Biggest Right-Wing Trolls. It Overreacted.
Even the Producers of The Bachelorette Have Stopped Believing in Its Charade of Decency
The Brilliant Legal Strategy Behind the FIFA Bust
Slate’s Sex Calculator
Tell us how many people you’ve slept with. We’ll tell you if that’s a lot.
The Liars Finally Get Caught
A judge yanks the entire Orange County prosecutors’ office from a murder case because of a brazen scheme to manipulate evidence.
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- ISIS Claims Another Deadly Bomb Attack Against Shiites in Saudi Arabia
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I Didn’t Like My Son’s Name
So I changed it.
California Prosecutors and Police Engaged in Massive Misconduct—and Finally Got Caught
I Hated My Baby's Name So Much I Called Him “the Baby.” So I Changed It.
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A Daughter’s Choice
My boyfriend and I have sacrificed our future together to care for our sick mothers.
Groom With Cold Feet
The Time Prudie Got Faked Out
There Are Legs, and Then There Are City Legs
Re-Creating Photographs With Play-Doh
What It’s Like to Be a Woman in an Afghan Prison
The Amazing Colors of China’s Buddhist Temples
Turning GIFs Into Fine Art
Real-Life Tarot Cards That Celebrate the Power of Creativity in Haiti
Traveling Across China to Tell the Story of a Generation of Women With Bound Feet
Beautiful Blades and the People Who Live off Them
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