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No One Is Safe From the Gender Binary—Even Gay Families

Dear Prudence
Jan. 23 2017 3:16 PMQueer Come LatelyPrudie advises a woman who suffered as the lesbian in the family, only for her sister to now say she’s bisexual.
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 23 2017 1:30 PMThese Rocks Were on Every Zimbabwean Banknote
Outward
Jan. 20 2017 4:40 PMRelive the Shadiest Moments of the Inauguration
Fascism
Jan. 20 2017 2:08 PM“We Are Evidently Aryans”Why Italian fascists embraced Hitler’s anti-Semitism.
Outward
Jan. 20 2017 8:44 AMObama Was Effective Because He Understood Incremental Change—Liberals Should, Too
Outward
Jan. 19 2017 2:06 PMTrump Spent His Campaign Fomenting Attacks on Minorities. But as He Takes Office, They’re Ready to Fight Back.
The Vault
Jan. 18 2017 1:02 PMAn Odd and Obsolete 19th-Century Nickname Map of the American States
Dear Prudence
Jan. 18 2017 6:00 AMTchotchkes From HeavenPrudie counsels a letter writer whose family wants to make keepsakes from Dad’s ashes.
Dear Prudence
Jan. 17 2017 3:16 PMFed to DeathPrudie advises a letter writer who feels endangered by the boss’ snacks.
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 17 2017 1:00 PMThe Delicate, Challenging Job of an Underwater Crime-Scene Investigator
Outward
Jan. 17 2017 8:30 AMMississippi Governor: Some Gay People Become Straight, and Lots of Them Bully Christians
Outward
Jan. 16 2017 1:11 PMAmerica—Especially Gay America—May Be on the Cusp of an STD Epidemic. What’s to Blame?
Outward
Jan. 13 2017 6:11 PMWhat’s With All the Straight Men Kissing in Hollywood This Week?
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 13 2017 12:25 PMThe Squirrel War of Over 100,000 Casualties
Dear Prudence
Jan. 12 2017 6:00 AMBe-TwixedMy wife’s job causes her to hoard candy bars and snap at every little thing.
Dear Prudence
Jan. 23 2017 3:00 PMHelp! My Friend Wants Me to Throw Her a Shower—but the Doctor Says Her Baby Won’t Survive.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Live Chats
Jan. 23 2017 12:15 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Jan. 23, 2017.
Outward
Jan. 20 2017 2:54 PMDisco, Glitter, and Visibility: Queer Protest at the Inauguration
Fascism
Jan. 20 2017 2:00 PMIs This Fascism?It’s very difficult to tell whether you’re living in a fascist state. But consult this chart for starters.
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 19 2017 2:45 PMSpain’s 47-Story, M-Shaped Intempo Building Remains Totally Uninhabited
Dear Prudence
Jan. 19 2017 6:00 AMWhisper Sweet DiagnosesShould I tell my insensitive boyfriend I think he’s on the autism spectrum?
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 18 2017 12:30 PMPetaluma Holds the Double Distinction of Egg Capital of the World and Arm Wrestling Capital of the World
Outward
Jan. 17 2017 6:41 PMChelsea Manning, Soon to Be Released, Showed How Dangerous It Is to Be Trans in Prison
Dear Prudence
Jan. 17 2017 3:15 PMHelp! My Boyfriend Recently Dated a Much Younger Woman, and It Creeps Me Out.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Live Chats
Jan. 17 2017 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Jan. 17, 2017.
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 16 2017 2:30 PMSegregated Cemeteries Are Important Troves of Forgotten Black History
The Kids
Jan. 16 2017 5:55 AMNorovirus Is ComingAnd you can’t stave it off by guzzling grape juice.
Outward
Jan. 13 2017 1:49 PMLooking for a Book to Help Resist the Trump Era? Try This Gay Immigrant Muslim Furry Romance.
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 12 2017 12:30 PMHave a Wood-Related Question? Call the Forest Products Laboratory
Atlas Obscura
Jan. 11 2017 12:30 PMMichelangelo’s Doodles Line the Walls of a Secret Room Under the Medici Chapel

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