Amanda Hess Amanda Hess

Amanda Hess is a Slate staff writer. 

The XX Factor
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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March 28 2014 2:47 PMMaybe It's Time for Employers to Stop Being So Sexist When Women Ask for Raises
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March 27 2014 12:08 PMWomen Buy Half of All Movie Tickets. Which Is Exactly Why Hollywood Won’t Make More Female-Led Movies.
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March 25 2014 2:25 PMThe Subjects of New York Times Millennial Trend Stories Aren't Actually Millennials
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March 21 2014 9:38 AMFemale Lawyers Who Dress Too “Sexy” Are Apparently a “Huge Problem” in the Courtroom
Technology
March 19 2014 4:42 PMIs All of Twitter Fair Game for Journalists?Social media has blurred the line between “public” and “private,” and reporters need to adapt.
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March 17 2014 1:00 PMThe Honest Version of the Strangers Kissing Video Is Diverse, Awkward, and a Little Creepy
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March 14 2014 5:25 PMTerry Richardson Responds to Sexual Harassment Accusations, Defends His "Provocative Work"
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March 13 2014 3:13 PMThe Online Journalism “Revolution” Will Produce More Powerful White Men
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March 11 2014 5:24 PMWomen May Be Underrepresented in STEM Because They're Too Concerned With Grades
Brow Beat
March 10 2014 6:38 PMThe True Detective FAQ: The Finale’s Biggest Questions, Answered
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March 10 2014 1:03 PMMale Producer Claims Women “Virtually Control” Cable TV and Emasculate Their Husbands
The Slatest
March 6 2014 7:06 PMThis Is Either the Best or Worst Lawyer Commercial Ever Made
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March 6 2014 12:18 PMBeyond the Monocle: Five Ideas for Future New York Times Hipster Trend Pieces
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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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March 27 2014 4:49 PMJudge to Female Lawyers: Love Your Cleavage, But “Tone It Down” to Avoid Looking Like a “Slut”
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March 26 2014 1:53 PMThis Tiny Penis Sculpture Promises to Give Women Confidence at the Negotiation Table
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March 24 2014 4:33 PMMiddle-School Girls Picket for the Right to Wear Leggings
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March 20 2014 3:54 PMThis Is Why Stunt Marriage Proposals Are So Annoying
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March 18 2014 2:03 PMA Woman Reviews Her Husband's "Stupid" Record Collection. Is That Sexist, Funny, or Both?
Brow Beat
March 15 2014 1:42 PMA San Francisco Radio Station Has Been Playing Nelly’s “Hot in Herre” for 18 Straight Hours
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March 14 2014 3:13 PM“If They Saw Me as a Specialty Act, I’d Take It”: Talking to Carol Leifer, Woman in Comedy
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March 13 2014 9:46 AMPimps Call Themselves “Business Managers” and Other Revelations From a Massive Study on Sex Work
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March 11 2014 1:09 PMThis Video of Strangers Kissing Is “Beautiful” Because It Stars Models  
Brow Beat
March 10 2014 4:16 PMWhat Did That Yellow Tie Really Mean? True Detective Costumes Explained.
Jurisprudence
March 7 2014 2:00 PMAn Interview With the Man Behind the Best (or Worst) Lawyer Commercial Ever Made
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March 6 2014 5:55 PMShorter, Fatter "Average Barbie" Is No Match for the Original
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March 5 2014 4:11 PMDo Men Wager More Than Women in Jeopardy? A Slate Investigation.

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