Amanda Hess Amanda Hess

Amanda Hess is a Slate staff writer. 

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May 9 2014 1:31 PMThe New York Times Obituary Page Has a Grave Gender Imbalance
Doublex
May 7 2014 5:14 PM“Ditsy, Predatory White House Intern”Looking back on how Maureen Dowd painted Monica Lewinsky as a crazy bimbo—and won a Pulitzer for it.
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May 6 2014 2:35 PMIt Doesn't Matter What Monica Lewinsky Writes in Vanity Fair. We Will Never Let Her Move On.
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May 5 2014 12:26 PMWhy Are So Many Elite Schools Being Investigated for Mishandling Sexual Assault?
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May 2 2014 10:11 AMStudy Finds That Women Aren’t Run by Their Periods. Scientists Everywhere Are Confused.
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April 30 2014 11:16 AMDaniel Craig, Steve Carell, and Seth Meyers Would Like You to End Rape, Please
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April 23 2014 11:24 PMThe Cheerleaders Rise UpNFL cheerleaders are putting down their pom-poms and demanding a better deal.
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April 22 2014 9:59 AMHow to Get Revenge on Online Dating Creeps: Draw Them Naked
Brow Beat
April 18 2014 1:18 PMThe Most WTF Moments on Last Night’s Scandal Finale
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April 16 2014 12:07 PMFinally, a Training Bra for the 21st Century
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April 14 2014 4:01 PMVirginia Deals With a Teen Sexting Ring by Educating Teens, Not Prosecuting Them
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April 8 2014 6:31 PM"I Feel Particularly Bad About That Last One"When using friends and family to make an argument feels right, and when it feels wrong.
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April 4 2014 4:29 PMGo Ahead, Give David Letterman's Gig to Another White Guy
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April 3 2014 11:02 AMEnough With the Ageist, Sexist Mom Jokes
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April 1 2014 10:33 AMTalking With a 13-Year-Old Leggings Activist
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May 8 2014 5:49 PMThe Limits of What We Can Learn From Monica Lewinsky
Books
May 7 2014 8:46 AMInside Asa AkiraIs a porn star’s memoir revelatory truth-telling, or a shield deflecting complicated revelations?
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May 5 2014 1:28 PMNew York Magazine Almost Avoids Sexism in Its Lara Logan Profile. So Close.  
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May 2 2014 2:51 PMGwyneth Paltrow's Goop to Invade Physical World With Pop-Up Shop
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May 1 2014 9:30 AMPlaying House Is OK. But Realistic Female Friendships Don't Actually Make for Great TV.
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April 29 2014 9:23 AMInside Third Metric Live, Where CEOs Preach “Wellness” as a Means to Money and Power
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April 23 2014 11:05 AMMost of What You Think You Know About Sex Trafficking Isn’t True
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April 21 2014 3:19 PMWhy Terry Richardson Always Wins
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April 17 2014 8:40 AMWhat Happens When Esquire and Elle Swap Writers for One Issue
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April 16 2014 8:30 AMLatest Publishing Trend: Books That Teach Women to Be Overconfident Blowhards, Just Like Men
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April 11 2014 3:08 PMThree Days Off Isn't "Paternity Leave"
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April 8 2014 8:54 AMA New Study Says Twitter Causes Infidelity. Don’t Believe It.
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April 3 2014 5:30 PMMississippi Sex Ed Class Compares Women to Dirty Pieces of Chocolate
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April 1 2014 5:28 PMFeminism Means Men Will Have Less Power. Deal With It, Heritage Foundation.
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March 31 2014 3:02 PMAnother Reason Not to Go to Jared: Female Employees Say They're Paid Less Than Men

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