Horrifying Photos of China's Dog-Eating Festival—and the Activists Who Are Trying to Stop It
August 27, 2014
Warning: Some of these photos are upsetting. But some of them are inspiring, too.
The Only Thing Worse Than the Super Bowl Is the Puppy Bowl
January 29, 2014
Against the tyranny of cuteness in America.
This piece first appeared on newstatesman.com. Veterinary biologists have discovered that a sexually-transmitted cancer found in dogs around the world first originated 11,000 years ago, making it potentially the oldest living mammalian creature.
They're not just a nuisance.
I Hate Dogs for What Their Popularity Says About Us
May 10, 2013
Yesterday, Slate tech columnist Farhad Manjoo slipped outside of his beat, which he does infrequently, to rail against dogs. Clearly, the man had had enough.