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Not a Carrie

Kate Bolick on being single in the Sex and the City age and the “spinster state of mind.”

April 20 2015 1:53 PM“A Surprisingly Welcome Atmosphere”A vaunted new study says women have it easy in STEM fields. Don’t believe it.
March 19 2015 10:38 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Does Choreplay Turn You On EditionListen to Slate’s show about choreplay.
March 16 2015 4:51 PMJustice LOLZ Grumpycat Notorious R.B.G.How a gentle Supreme Court justice became a badass gangsta Internet meme.
Feb. 27 2015 4:15 PMThe Hunting GroundThe failures of a new documentary about rape on college campuses.
Feb. 17 2015 2:41 PMDon’t Blame Parents for Vaccine ResistanceBlame mothers.
Feb. 11 2015 3:29 PMHow Drunk Is Too Drunk to Have Sex?Universities are struggling to determine when intoxicated sex becomes sexual assault.
Jan. 14 2015 1:46 PMMarried, and Sexless, With ChildrenJay Duplass on the excruciatingly awkward marital sex of Togetherness.
Jan. 6 2015 11:47 AMProtecting Trans PrisonersLeslieAnn Manning, a transgender woman in a male facility, says she was raped because her prison didn’t keep her safe. How should prisons protect their most vulnerable inmates?
Dec. 17 2014 3:07 PMWomen’s WorkThe jobs recovery was supposed to be great for women. It hasn’t exactly worked out that way.
Dec. 7 2014 7:52 PMOxytotsInstead of learning from the unfounded hysteria of the crack baby era, we’re repeating it. 
Dec. 3 2014 12:15 PMYou Will Not Comment on This ArticleA primer on commenting on Slate.
Dec. 1 2014 9:16 AMPregnancy ComplicationMany employers do not want to accommodate their pregnant workers. Will the Supreme Court make them?
Nov. 19 2014 6:33 AMHow the Sexiest Man Alive’s Sausage Gets MadeThree decades of what People magazine thinks women want.
Nov. 6 2014 1:06 PMStop Fit Shaming Pregnancy The ridiculous New York Times pregnancy fitness videos are making me miserable. 
Oct. 28 2014 7:57 AM“It Was Just One Thing After Another”An abortion provider on his four-month ordeal to reopen the only clinic in northern Alabama.
March 26 2015 3:30 AMThe Cost of a MiscarriageWomen need more options when dealing with the emotional—and financial—cost of a lost pregnancy.
March 18 2015 10:34 AMA Gardener’s RevengeMargery Fish’s popular gardening book bid farewell to her dead husband’s lawn and launched her career.
March 9 2015 2:41 PMThe New Maxim ManA ’90s lad mag gets a feminist makeover.
Feb. 19 2015 9:04 AM“Having a Baby Is Not Unlike Dealing With a Death”The author of After Birth on the loneliness of new motherhood.
Feb. 12 2015 12:34 PMSlate Voice: “Leave Cupid Alone, You Snobs”Listen to Torie Bosch read her piece about why it’s OK to love Valentine’s Day. 
Jan. 14 2015 3:53 PMPopping the QuestionA brief history of asking celebrities, “Are you a feminist?”
Jan. 13 2015 1:12 PMThe DecidersCorporate board quotas haven’t helped solve gender problems because women still get sidelined when decisions are made.
Dec. 23 2014 6:47 PMWhy We Still Need to Investigate the Rolling Stone Rape StoryIt’s not to get the truth from Jackie. It’s to scrutinize the larger story Sabrina Rubin Erdely tells about sexual assault on campus.
Dec. 7 2014 11:53 PMThe College Rape OvercorrectionSexual assault on campus is a serious problem. But efforts to protect women from a putative epidemic of violence have led to misguided policies that infringe on the civil rights of men.
Dec. 5 2014 7:22 PMBlame Rolling StoneWhether Jackie’s account is truthful or not, the magazine failed her, its readers, and rape victims everywhere.
Dec. 2 2014 7:03 PMThe Missing MenWhy didn’t a Rolling Stone writer talk to the alleged perpetrators of a gang rape at the University of Virginia?
Nov. 21 2014 12:03 PM“They Just Seem to Be in Such a State of Anxiety”Hanna Rosin talks to Laura Kipnis about what the heck is going on with men
Nov. 7 2014 10:37 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Katy Waldman read about Jian Ghomeshi and “the large, triumphant, tax-cutting elephant in the room.”
Nov. 3 2014 8:48 PMI Knew About Jian GhomeshiSo did a lot of people in our Toronto scene. We never said anything. Are we complicit in his alleged abuse?
Oct. 20 2014 12:40 PMThe Long Road to a Safe and Legal AbortionWomen in the South could have to drive up to 600 miles to get a procedure that is their legally protected right.

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