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News and Politics - Slate Magazine
News and Politics - Slate Magazine
The GOP’s New Commandments
In ousting Liz Cheney, the party has abandoned principles and reduced itself to a cult of Trump.
Why This Round of Israeli-Palestinian Violence Feels Different
There’s no more “peace process” to go back to.
The Jan. 6 Insurrection Takes Down Liz Cheney
House Republicans purge their No. 3 leader for refusing to lie about the election.
Liz Cheney Is Out. What Does That Mean for the GOP?
Republicans are choosing the path of least internal resistance.
Disaffected Republicans Threaten Breakaway Third Party to Kneecap Trump’s GOP
As the party trudges zombie-like towards the magical thinking of Trump’s GOP, Never Trumpers are plotting.
Ivanka. Sean Spicer. Betsy DeVos. Stephen Miller. Where Has Trumpworld Landed?
We tracked down 35 former members of the Trump administration to figure out what exactly they’re up to now—and where they’re still welcome.
The Most Inescapable Yard Sign of the Trump Years Fights for Its Post-Resistance Life
“I don’t really know why I decided on a sign,” said librarian who created it. “Maybe it shows my age more than anything.”
From Putin to Bibi to Bolsonaro, How Are Trump’s Right-Wing Pals Around the World Getting On Without Him?
Checking in on the anti-immigrant, anti-liberal global movement, after Trump.
“This Is the Center of the MAGA Universe”: A Palm Beach Post Editor on Trumpworld’s Move to Florida
“Most presidents, when they leave office, they’re out of the public eye. That’s just not his M.O. ”
“We Have Our Folks That We Like to Go After, Like Matt Gaetz”: What an Anti-Trump Superfundraiser Is Doing Now
In between buying billboards encouraging Trump’s impeachment and fundraising against the GOP, Claude Taylor also started Room Rater.
Lara Trump Is Now the Trumpiest Thing on Fox News
“They’re trying to stop Mount Rushmore from having fireworks, for goodness’ sakes.”
Will Voting Rights Die in the Senate?
Democrats start moving For the People Act, but it's on a collision course with a brick wall.
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Everything That Could Go Wrong With the Arizona “Recount”
“There’s just so much opportunity for error here.”
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The Worsening Massachusetts Crime Lab Scandal Is Just the Beginning
In Massachusetts, it will take years to unravel the scope of such systemic errors.
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FDA Authorizes Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine for Children Ages 12 and Up
The emergency use authorization will be instrumental in reopening America’s schools.
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