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Better Life Lab
Nov. 17 2017 6:44 PMRepublicans Threw a Last-Minute Paid Leave Incentive Into the Tax Bill—Why Aren’t Paid Leave Advocates on Board?
Better Life Lab
Nov. 17 2017 10:29 AMAmerica’s Fastest-Growing Female Population Is Dropping Out of School. Here’s What Helps Them Stay.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 16 2017 6:00 AMFinders Keepers, Cheaters WeepersI kicked out my terrible ex-boyfriend. Then I found $10,000 in cash that he left behind.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 15 2017 12:59 PMNancy Fraser: In the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis, America’s Care Crisis Is Getting Worse
Dear Prudence
Nov. 15 2017 10:14 AMHelp! My Friend Is About to Marry Someone Awful—and He Wants Me to Officiate the Wedding.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Picks
Nov. 14 2017 4:33 PM9 Things That Will Help You Fall AsleepAccording to a sleep psychologist.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 14 2017 7:03 AMGrandma’s SecretPrudie counsels a letter writer whose DNA test revealed a surprising history that could disturb a family’s peace.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 13 2017 10:00 AMBarbara Ehrenreich: Worker Abuse Is Rampant, and Sexual Harassment Is Just the Start
Reconstruction
Nov. 9 2017 3:10 PMWhat It TakesThe freedmen and Radical Republicans who managed to win power in local governments during Reconstruction.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 9 2017 6:00 AMCrowded HouseI finally saw my girlfriend’s home—and realized she’s a compulsive hoarder.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 8 2017 12:30 PMHelp! I’m a Medical Professional, and I’m Starting to Hate My Patients.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Outward
Nov. 8 2017 8:03 AMCall Me by Your Name’s Lovers Are 17 and 24. How Should We Feel About That?
Better Life Lab
Nov. 7 2017 10:00 AMNew Moms Have Plenty to Deal With at Work. Don’t Add More Guilt.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 6 2017 3:03 PMCancerous QuacksPrudie counsels a letter writer whose brother’s girlfriend is refusing to treat her cancer with modern medicine.
The Kids
Nov. 6 2017 5:55 AMSexism Starts in ChildhoodIt can also be stopped there. But only if parents push a stronger message than our culture does.
Picks
Nov. 17 2017 4:21 PMThe Best Rolling LuggageAccording to frequent flyers.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 16 2017 10:19 AMLooking for Work (and Child Care, Too, Please)
Picks
Nov. 15 2017 3:44 PM6 Turkey-Cooking Tools Every First-Time Thanksgiving Cook NeedsAccording to a turkey expert.
Outward
Nov. 15 2017 12:39 PMTrump Judicial Nominee Jeff Mateer: Marriage Equality Will Lead to Federal Persecution of Pastors
Outward
Nov. 14 2017 6:55 PMAustralia Votes Overwhelmingly in Favor of Marriage Equality
Better Life Lab
Nov. 14 2017 10:00 AMFacing Hidden Abuses, Domestic Workers See Way Ahead in Bills of Rights in Eight States
Dear Prudence
Nov. 13 2017 3:23 PMVery Personal StatementPrudie advises a survivor of abuse who is trying to avoid oversharing in a grad school application.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 10 2017 11:06 AMChosen Family Should Be Included in Paid Leave Policy. We Already Know It Could Work.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 9 2017 10:32 AMThe STEM Paradox: Why Are Muslim-Majority Countries Producing So Many Female Engineers?
Reconstruction
Nov. 8 2017 2:11 PMHow Andrew Johnson Doomed the Roanoke Island Freedmen’s ColonyAmid flailing efforts to secure land for former slaves, the new president ruthlessly prioritized Confederate resettlement over the advancement of freed people.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 8 2017 10:00 AMChild Care Providers Want Degrees. We Have to Figure Out How to Pay for Them.
Outward
Nov. 7 2017 8:46 PMTransgender Democrat Danica Roem Makes History, Defeats Notorious Anti-LGBTQ Incumbent
Dear Prudence
Nov. 7 2017 8:39 AMWobbly BedPrudie advises a letter writer who feels uncertain in the bedroom after an ex called their sex life only “OK, not great.”
Better Life Lab
Nov. 6 2017 12:01 PMUnnecessary Red Tape Holds Back a Possible Solution to Our Maternal Care Crisis
Better Life Lab
Nov. 3 2017 10:21 AMFirst-Generation Professionals Are the Key to Workplace Diversity

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