Slate Summaries and Reviews

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A recent study revealed that stents are likely ineffective at relieving chest pain. Why didn’t we know that?

Ethan Weiss

Slate, 2017

8
What it was like to be a rank-and-file Sony employee as the unprecedented cyberattack tore the company apart.

Amanda Hess

Slate, 2015

9
Three percent of the nation owns half the firearms—to prepare for an ultraviolent showdown that exists only in their imagination.

Kurt Andersen

Slate, 2017

8
After Charlottesville, Nazis, white supremacists, and the alt-right have become a lot less welcome on the web. So they’re building their own.

April Glaser

Slate, 2017

8
A small team of engineers in Menlo Park. A panel of anonymous power users around the world. And, increasingly, you.

Will Oremus

Slate, 2016

7