How Former Rep. Katie Hill Got Past an “Insurmountable” Scandal. Or Did She?
Former Rep. Katie Hill reflects on her scandal and talks with an expert on public shame.slate.com
Four Teachers on the Lessons of This Very Strange School Year
Amazingly, a few things are better.slate.com
Help! I Just Found Out I Have a 6-Year-Old Daughter.
My name is on the birth certificate. Her mom never told me.slate.com
Dear Care and Feeding: Is It Crazy for Me to Become a Surrogate?
Parenting advice on surrogacy, friendlessness, and newborns.slate.com
First Timers: Out of Prison and Finally Able to Vote
New voters like Dewayne Comer are in high demand this election season.slate.com
What’s Really Going on With Hunter Biden’s Hard Drive? Here’s Everything We Know.
How to make sense of the weirdest, weakest October surprise ever.slate.com
In a 4-4 Split, the Supreme Court Lets Pennsylvania Make Voting Easier—For Now
The decision signals that Amy Coney Barrett will cast the deciding vote in any upcoming election disputes.slate.com
Why The Good Lord Bird Makes Frederick Douglass Look Like a Jerk
Daveed Diggs plays the heroic abolitionist as a vain playboy with two lovers. Here are the facts.slate.com
Teens Offer Adults Some Advice on Understanding Claudia Conway
“You can’t put your entire, 100 percent trust into a 15-year-old.”slate.com
Can Nancy Pelosi and the White House Reach a COVID Deal by the Election?
A key deadline is coming Tuesday night.slate.com
My Boyfriend Has Asked for a “Hall Pass”—but Only for Him
He says he no longer finds me attractive.slate.com
Help! Should I Let My Troubled Daughter Move Back In?
I want her to come home, but my health is poor. I can't deal with the old Nell.slate.com
What Happens When You Chronicle Terrible Men on Dating Apps—and Then Get Engaged to a Guy From Hinge
(Well, this particular man isn’t terrible, probably.)slate.com
How Much Did COVID Drugs Contribute to Trump’s Recovery?
Was it the steroids or the remdesivr or the Regeneron?slate.com
Bolivia’s Socialists Are Back in Power, One Year After a Coup
President Evo Morales was forced out after a disputed election in 2019—but his opponents quickly squandered the little legitimacy they claimed.slate.com
The Messy Battle Over COVID Restrictions in Orthodox Jewish Brooklyn
An Orthodox reporter on being attacked by his own community, and how the city screwed up.slate.com
John Oliver Reminds Us America Has Been Screwing Over WHO Long Before Trump
Last Week Tonight offers a very graphic squirrel analogy for the U.S. leaving the World Health Organization in 2021.slate.com
Why D.C. and Oregon Should Vote Yes on Psychedelics
A ballot initiative in Washington would decriminalize some psychedelics, while one in Oregon would create a system for psilocybin-assisted therapy.slate.com
Dear Care and Feeding: I Think Kids Should Wear Masks Outside, but Our New Neighbors Disagree
Parenting advice on mask disagreements, essay troubles, and property damage.slate.com
Netflix’s New Rebecca Misses What Made Its Predecessors Great
Ben Wheatley’s movie adaptation trades Freudianism for feminism and loses.slate.com
Future Archaeologists Will Dig Up Disposable Masks
We're using an awful lot of plastic during the pandemic.slate.com
Conflict Over COVID Restrictions in Orthodox Brooklyn
Inspired by Trump, the Orthodox Jewish community rebels against new COVID restrictions.slate.com
I Have the Same Problem Every Time I Have Sex. Does This Happen to All Women?
This has always been an issue, come to think of it.slate.com