Is Representation in Hollywood Finally Improving?
Slate’s Inkoo Kang on her favorite films and TV shows of the year so far.
The Cambridge Analytica Mess Reveals That Even Careful Policies Can’t Protect Our DataSlate’s April Glaser on the data-sharing scandal and why shutting down Facebook won’t solve all our problems.
The “How Does a Gender and Sexuality Journalist Work?” TranscriptRead what Christina Cauterucci had to say about covering women’s issues for Slate.
When Trump Is Too Profane for Slate’s CommentsHow do you keep internet commenting appropriate when the president isn’t?
Dear Prudence: The “Reverse Kids Get Off My Lawn” EditionMy neighbor loves my cats, but she’s encroaching on my personal space. Help!
The “How Does a Drag Queen Work?” TranscriptRead what Miz Cracker had to say about assembling the perfect look and putting on killer shows.
TV in 2017: “The Show of the Moment Is the News”Television critic Willa Paskin on how politics colored all our screens this year.
Dear Prudence: The “Selfish Sister” EditionMy older sibling wasn’t a part of my life, but now she’s sick and wants to me tend to her every need. Help!
Help! I’m Graduating College. He’s Graduating High School. Should I Ask Him Out?Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
The Oppressor’s BookshelfAs formerly enslaved Americans battled to become literate, the only books available to them were written by white supremacists and condescending abolitionists.
Help! I Lost a Tooth, and It’s Ruining My Dating Life.Dear Prudence answers more of your questions—only for Slate Plus members.
Answering Your Watergate QuestionsSlow Burn’s Leon Neyfakh on Nixon’s paranoia, his hardcore supporters, and the wildest campaign gear.
The “How Does an ACLU Attorney Work?” TranscriptRead what Josh Block had to say about fighting for LGBTQ civil rights.
Why You Might Not Want to Invest in Bitcoin Just YetSlate writer Aaron Mak on the turbulent cryptocurrency market and the next steps for net neutrality.
Dear Prudence: The “Eternally Engaged” EditionMy fiancé has been putting off our wedding for five years. Help!
The “How Does a Bespoke Tailor Work?” TranscriptRead what Daniel Friedman had to say about running Bindle & Keep, a custom suiting company for all bodies.
Dear Prudence: The “Personal ATM” EditionI’ve given my friend thousands of dollars, and she keeps asking for more. Help!
A Radical Right to HappinessThe 19th-century fight over theatergoing that revolutionized human rights.
Dear Prudence: The “Schrödinger’s Stolen Cat” EditionI took in an uncollared, unchipped cat as my own, but then I saw a “missing cat” poster that looked like my pet. Help!
Dear Prudence: The “Dirty Secret” EditionI cheated on my partner, but I want to break up for other reasons. Do I need to come clean? Help!