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Better Life Lab
Nov. 2 2017 11:53 AMWhere Is the Toughest Place to Report Sexual Harassment? It Might Be Capitol Hill.
Reconstruction
Nov. 1 2017 3:48 PMHow Homesteading FailedAfter Emancipation, it was circumstance—not citizenship—that enabled freedmen in Klan-run Alabama to acquire the land they had worked in bondage.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 1 2017 12:00 PMHelp! My Boyfriend Thinks I’m a 7.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Outward
Oct. 31 2017 4:26 PMNo, New York Times, “Single” Is Not the Same as “Queer”
Outward
Oct. 31 2017 1:59 PMThe Ruling Against Trump’s Trans Troops Ban Is a Victory for Facts and Reason
Dear Prudence
Oct. 31 2017 8:25 AMJarring AngerPrudie advises a letter writer whose normally sweet husband loses his temper with cyclists, pedestrians, and other strangers.
Outward
Oct. 30 2017 3:09 PMFederal Judge Blocks Trump’s Trans Troops Ban, Calling It Inexplicable and Unjustified
Better Life Lab
Oct. 27 2017 10:19 AMFlexible Work Alone Doesn’t Create Gender Equality in the Workplace
Reconstruction
Oct. 27 2017 5:56 AMIntroducing ReconstructionOur new Slate Academy finds the seeds of our present politics in the period after the Civil War.
Outward
Oct. 26 2017 2:39 PMHow Hump! Uses Collective Porn Viewing to Merge Erotics With Empathy
Dear Prudence
Oct. 26 2017 6:00 AMMoving ViolationI brought my ex-boyfriend to help my widowed friend clear out her house, and he helped himself to her stuff.
Dear Prudence
Oct. 25 2017 10:02 AMHelp! My Crush Is Being Harassed by a Creepy Colleague. Is Now a Bad Time to Ask Her Out?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Outward
Oct. 24 2017 12:46 PMPennsylvania Lawmakers Are Playing Politics With the Lives of Low-Income Trans Youth
Dear Prudence
Oct. 24 2017 8:00 AMThe Birds and the BeesPrudie advises a letter writer on what to do when her child asks about sex.
Better Life Lab
Oct. 23 2017 10:00 AMWhy Flexibility Isn’t Just for the Mommy Track
Dear Prudence
Nov. 2 2017 6:00 AMPerfectly Sexless99 percent of our marriage is amazing—it’s just this one small thing.
Outward
Nov. 1 2017 1:56 PMThe Allegations Against Kevin Spacey Are Bad. But Playing Into Pedophile Panic Isn’t Helpful.
Better Life Lab
Nov. 1 2017 10:00 AMAre Grandmas the Answer to America’s Child Care Woes?
The Vault
Oct. 31 2017 3:29 PMHow Photos of Child Ghosts Comforted Grieving 19th-Century Parents
Better Life Lab
Oct. 31 2017 10:21 AMThe Fight for a Fair Workweek Is the Working-Class Issue of Our Time
Dear Prudence
Oct. 30 2017 3:28 PMThe Bath Runneth OverPrudie counsels a letter writer whose boyfriend’s sister has been a duplicitous and ungrateful host.
Better Life Lab
Oct. 30 2017 10:00 AMOur Joint Filing System Penalizes Working Women
Reconstruction
Oct. 27 2017 5:57 AMWhat Happened to the Plantations?How freedpeople pursued the dream of land ownership during Reconstruction, and how they were denied.
Reconstruction
Oct. 27 2017 5:55 AMA Timeline of ReconstructionA Slate Academy guide to the key events that defined America from 1863 through 1883.
Better Life Lab
Oct. 26 2017 10:00 AMI’m Sandwiched Between Elder and Child Care—and I’m Not Alone
Outward
Oct. 25 2017 11:49 AMOne Drag Queen’s Drama at a Paris Nightclub Reveals a City, and an Art, in Transition
Better Life Lab
Oct. 25 2017 10:00 AMThree Reasons We Can’t Be Trusted to Set Our Own Work Schedules, and What to Do About It
Better Life Lab
Oct. 24 2017 10:00 AMWhat Europe Gets Right—and What It Gets Wrong—About Flexible Work
Dear Prudence
Oct. 23 2017 2:27 PMPersonal DisclosurePrudie counsels a letter writer on having to divulge her abortions to her spouse.
Better Life Lab
Oct. 23 2017 10:00 AMLimber Up Your Work Life With Flex-It Week at the Better Life Lab

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