Spectrum of SupportPrudie advises a letter writer whose sister refuses to make special accommodations for her son's autism spectrum disorder.
What Is It Like to Be 2 Years Old?On the one hand, you know a lot about things like trucks. On the other hand, you don’t know concepts like what a secret is.
The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Tech Deals You Can Get NowStart your holiday shopping early.
What Killed Thanksgiving Puddings?The savory treat was once a major part of the American diet until a backlash against “mixed” foods began to brew.
Call Me By Your Name, Like Moonlight Before It, Lacks Explicit Sex. Does That Explain Its Critical Success?
Last-Minute Thanksgiving Essentials to Buy NowTime to stop procrastinating—you won’t want to forget these items come Thursday.
Sexy ClausPrudie counsels a father who walked in on his daughter while she was having sex with her costumed boyfriend.
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Republicans Threw a Last-Minute Paid Leave Incentive Into the Tax Bill—Why Aren’t Paid Leave Advocates on Board?
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America’s Fastest-Growing Female Population Is Dropping Out of School. Here’s What Helps Them Stay.
Singing PraisePrudie counsels a letter writer who thinks her child can’t—and shouldn’t—sing.
The Best Gadget Gifts for Less Than $250The best gizmos to give to someone special in your life.
Can We Improve America by Taking Better Care of Our 2-Year-Olds?Toddlers are still considered the sole responsibility of their parents. But if society stepped up, we could help parents and kids alike.
Help! My Closeted Boyfriend Was Only Dating Me Because He Wanted to Be Straight.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Not Her Only MomPrudie advises a mother who wants her adopted daughter to learn the truth about the tragic deaths of her birth parents.
What Should a Gay Dad Teach His Daughters During This Period of Reckoning Around Sexual Abuse?