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Amanda Hess is a Slate staff writer. 

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Jan. 27 2015 5:48 PMWatch the First Anti-Domestic Violence Super Bowl Commercial
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Jan. 20 2015 12:15 PMSororities Want to Fight Sexual Assault By Throwing Their Own Booze-Fueled Ragers
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Jan. 15 2015 5:54 PMAre the Oscars Biased Against Female Directors?
The Slatest
Jan. 14 2015 6:48 PMBill Cosby Accuser Meets With Police, Will Pursue Sexual Assault Charges
Politics
Jan. 9 2015 6:49 PM#IAmThe default mode of showing solidarity in the hashtag era.
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Jan. 8 2015 8:52 AMA Lot of Hysterectomies Aren’t Medically Necessary
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Jan. 6 2015 8:46 AMAn Interview With Lacey Noonan, Rob Gronkowski Erotica Author
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Dec. 30 2014 10:51 AMThe Best Things Written About Women This Year
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Dec. 24 2014 11:58 AMWatch President Obama Break Down Stereotypes About Toys for Girls and Boys
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Dec. 22 2014 4:34 PMMeet Paul Nungesser, the Accused Student at the Center of the Fight Over Campus Rape
Brow Beat
Dec. 19 2014 12:54 PMSerial Might Have Been Better if Sarah Koenig Had Been Less Likable
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Dec. 8 2014 4:28 PMThe Newsroom’s Nightmare Campus Rape Episode
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Nov. 20 2014 11:07 PMWhy Did the AP Suppress the Sexual Assault Portion of Its Bill Cosby Interview?
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Nov. 18 2014 8:52 AMWhat Cops Are Really Thinking When a Woman Claims She Was Raped
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Nov. 10 2014 12:48 PMThe FBI Finally Ditches Its 80-Year-Old Definition of Rape
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Jan. 26 2015 1:29 PMHow the Great Blizzard of 1888 Killed the Petticoat
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Jan. 16 2015 3:25 PMThe February Cover of Cosmo Does Not Show a Suffocating Woman
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Jan. 14 2015 11:00 PMThere Was a Rape on Broad City, and It Was Hilarious
Doublex
Jan. 14 2015 3:53 PMPopping the QuestionA brief history of asking celebrities, “Are you a feminist?”
Sports Nut
Jan. 9 2015 3:47 PMThe Gridiron BoudoirA totally sensual NFL erotic fiction series.
Doublex
Jan. 6 2015 11:47 AMProtecting Trans PrisonersLeslieAnn Manning, a transgender woman in a male facility, says she was raped because her prison didn’t keep her safe. How should prisons protect their most vulnerable inmates?
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Jan. 2 2015 11:33 AMFSU's Rose Bowl Loss Was Not a Victory for Rape Victims
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 25 2014 7:00 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Righteous Feminist Outrage EditionListen to Slate’s show about identity outrage, women on TV, and a feminist wish list for 2015.
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Dec. 23 2014 9:00 AMHow the NFL Can Save Cheerleading
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Dec. 22 2014 9:00 AMThe Year We Asked the NFL, Budweiser, and TV Land to Solve Violence Against Women
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Dec. 11 2014 5:07 PMFeminism Can Stand Without Jackie
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Dec. 3 2014 10:30 AMAre Comment Sections Worth It?It takes a lot of moderation to keep the troll population at bay. 
Doublex
Nov. 19 2014 6:33 AMHow the Sexiest Man Alive’s Sausage Gets MadeThree decades of what People magazine thinks women want.
Future Tense
Nov. 13 2014 10:04 AMThe Golden EggCouples want their egg donors to be smart, athletic, and good-looking.
Brow Beat
Nov. 6 2014 8:34 PMSerial Takes a Step Back, and Gets Some Experts Involved. We Discuss the Latest Episode.

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Jan. 28 2015 2:33 PM When Jeb Bush and Bill Belichick Were High School Classmates The young Jeb wasn’t always straitlaced. There were his Andover years, when he and classmates (like the future Patriots head coach) cut loose.