The Most Popular Slate Stories of 2019
The Ilhan Omar Controversy Is a Turning Point for the Jewish Left
Bud Light’s Super Bowl Ad Called Out Its Competitors and Corn Syrup. Corn Syrup Fight!
Amazon’s New Physical Stores Show Just How Boring Algorithmic Shopping Is
Smoke From the Camp Fire Is a Public Health Hazard in California. Masks Only Do So Much.
FBI Arrests Man for Making Death Threats Against the Boston Globe
ICE’s Illegal Abuse of Teenagers Proves the Agency Is Beyond Reform
A New Study Ranking States’ Sexism Misunderstands Misogyny’s Insidious Nature
Facebook Is Making It Tougher for Advertisers to Discriminate Against Users
Researchers Develop Reprogrammable Braille in Hopes of Making Books More Accessible for Blind Readers
Israel’s New Policies Are Condemning Jewish-American Critics to a New Kind of Exile
Scientists Still Can’t Agree on the Cause of Cuba Diplomats’ Mysterious “Sonic Attack” Illness
Police Chief “Disgusted” That Suspect in Assault of Elderly Sikh Man Is Chief’s Son
Police Under Fire for “Bait Truck” Full of Shoes Left in Black Chicago Neighborhood
The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo Will Use Facial Recognition on Every Athlete
Even the NRA Disagrees With Florida Sheriff Who Cited “Stand Your Ground” in Parking-Space Killing
All the Lame Excuses Conservatives Are Making to Explain Why Trump Isn’t Nominating Female Judges
How an Arizona Town Responded When Sacha Baron Cohen Depicted Its Residents as a Bunch of Racists
Police Officer Was Responsible for Death of Trader Joe’s Manager During L.A. Hostage Crisis
Everyone Compares My Life With Lesbian Moms to The Kids Are All Right. I Wish They Wouldn’t.