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Prudie advises a letter writer who tried to assist a woman getting into her wheelchair and made her cry.

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April 24 2017 3:03 PMHelp! My Mansplaining Boyfriend Keeps Telling Me I’m Doing It Wrong.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
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April 21 2017 2:25 PMWith Gender Diverse Kids, Parents Need to Embrace Humility Rather Than Certainty
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April 20 2017 8:15 AMHow the Catholic Priesthood Became an Unlikely Haven for Many Gay Men
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April 19 2017 4:11 PMMeet Pauli Murray, a Gender-Variant Pioneer for Equal Protection Under the Law
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April 18 2017 9:15 AMNo BacksiesPrudie counsels a man who told his wife he hoped she miscarried, but now loves their child.
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April 17 2017 3:46 PMTexas May Hire Random Contractors to Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Over the Phone
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April 17 2017 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor April 17, 2017.
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April 14 2017 4:57 PMWashington State Judges Cannot Discriminate Against Gay or Bi Parents in Custody Decisions
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April 14 2017 7:05 AMHow Can You Help Students Cope With Getting College Rejection Letters?
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April 13 2017 3:29 PMMeet the Puppy-Hating, Lincoln-Bashing Legislators Trying to Reverse Marriage Equality in North Carolina
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April 13 2017 7:03 AMWhat’s the Most Fulfilling Part of Being a Professor?
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April 12 2017 12:28 PMIf the NCAA Won’t Boycott North Carolina’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law, College Athletes Should
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April 11 2017 3:01 PMArmy Secretary Nominee Mark Green’s Anti-LGBTQ Bigotry Is Only the Start of His Disqualifications
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April 11 2017 9:21 AMBlinged RingPrudie counsels a letter writer whose fiancé spent a year’s salary on an engagement diamond.
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April 10 2017 4:01 PMQueer Is as Queer Does?Prudie advises a letter writer whose friend says she’s queer but is married to a man.
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April 24 2017 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor April 24, 2017.
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April 20 2017 4:45 PMQueer Chechens Are Being Rounded Up, Tortured, and Killed. Here’s How You Can Help Them.
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April 20 2017 6:00 AMFrom Worm to BookMy husband cheated on me while I was pregnant, and now I just read when he’s around.
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April 18 2017 2:57 PMIn My Cat Yugoslavia, a Talking Feline Is Only One Kind of Queer
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April 17 2017 3:50 PMOn the Third Day He Will Bring EggsPrudie advises a letter writer who refused to pretend the Easter Bunny is real—and got accused of being anti-Christian.
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April 17 2017 3:03 PMHelp! Should I Tell My Siblings Why They’re Not Invited on My Group Vacation?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
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April 14 2017 6:02 PMQueer Men in Chechnya Are Under Attack, and the U.S. Government Is Doing Nothing
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April 14 2017 12:50 PMJustice Department Withdraws Litigation over North Carolina’s HB2, Citing Fake Repeal
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April 13 2017 4:36 PMRichard Simmons Has Never Shared His Sexuality. Can He Still Be Called a Gay Icon?
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April 13 2017 8:58 AMThe American Bar Association Is Cracking Down on Bad Law SchoolsFor-profit institutions are among those under new scrutiny.
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April 13 2017 6:00 AMOh, LordeMy wife has really dumb ideas for naming our daughter.
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April 12 2017 7:02 AMWhy Does the BDSM Community Dislike Christian Grey?
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April 11 2017 11:28 AMS-Town Was Great—Until It Forced Queer Experience Into a Straight Frame
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April 11 2017 7:06 AMWhat’s It Like to Own a Pet Lizard?
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April 10 2017 4:00 PMHelp! How Do I Break Up With My Best Friend?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.

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