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  • Amicus: General Strike

    Sat 10:01am By Dahlia Lithwick
    Listen to Episode 61 of Slate’s Amicus:
  • The Vanishing Edition

    Sat 2:01am By Leigh Gallagher
    Listen to Episode No. 145 of Slate Money:
  • Andy Zaltzman Is Back at Exactly the Right Time

    Fri 6:05pm By Mike Pesca
    Listen to Episode 683 of Slate’s The Gist:
  • Where There’s Smoke

    Fri 6:03pm By Gabriel Roth
    Happy Presidents Day! What a wonderful occasion to reflect on the people who have served as president of the United States—diverse in their backgrounds, views, races, genders, and creeds, but united in their devotion to the greater good and their…
  • “That Was My Play!”

    Fri 5:23pm By Seth Stevenson
    In a drafty arena on the outskirts of Salt Lake City, near the end of a full-pads training camp practice for an expansion, eight-on-eight indoor football team, I think I may have witnessed the future of sports.
  • The Best of Slate Podcasts

    Fri 5:17pm
    In this edition of our members-only podcast digest, listen to the best segments of the week:
  • The Angle: “Careened Into Total Absurdity” Edition

    Fri 5:17pm By David Canfield
    Foiled again: Vice Adm. Robert Harward added insult to injury when he rejected President Trump’s national security adviser job offer, writes Fred Kaplan. Harward took the near-unprecedented step, as a senior military officer, of turning down a request from…
  • Trump’s Chaos Has Real Consequences

    Fri 5:12pm By Dahlia Lithwick
    In the latest in a series of deranged moves against the press, the White House denied on Friday that the administration was contemplating mobilizing as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants around the country. The denial was…
  • Should the Worldwide Leader Stick to Sports?

    Fri 3:33pm By Isaac Chotiner
    Rachel Nichols’ career as a sports journalist has taken her from the Washington Post to CNN to ESPN, where she currently hosts basketball show and podcast The Jump weekdays at 3 p.m. Eastern. Nichols has also covered a number of other sports, including…
  • Was Trump Warned That Flynn Misled the FBI?

    Fri 3:23pm By William Saletan
    Did Sally Yates, then the acting attorney general, warn White House Counsel Don McGahn on Jan. 26 that National Security Adviser Mike Flynn had misled the FBI? Did McGahn relay that warning to President Trump? And did Trump decide it wasn’t legally…