Elizabeth Weingarten
Elizabeth Weingarten

Elizabeth Weingarten is the director of the Global Gender Parity Initiative at New America and a senior fellow in the Better Life Lab program.

 

 

 

 

 

Holidays
Nov. 23 2011 1:28 PMIn Praise of the Small ThanksgivingI used to wish for more guests at my holiday dinner. Now I know better.
Politics
Nov. 17 2011 11:36 AMRevealing Presidential Images
Gallery
Nov. 11 2011 12:47 PMTo Be Black in America
Gallery
Nov. 9 2011 9:07 AMFun Facts About 11 Iconic Images
Gallery
Nov. 8 2011 10:12 AMBeards, Theft, and Other Peculiar Factors That Turn Images Into IconsA new book traces how images become universally recognized icons.
Brow Beat
Oct. 28 2011 11:38 AMHow to Live Forever (According to Hollywood)
Intelligence Squared
Oct. 21 2011 4:52 PMWhy the President’s Jobs Plan Won’t Create JobsAn interview with Cato’s Daniel Mitchell: Why he’ll argue against the motion, “Congress should pass Obama’s jobs plan – piece by piece,” at the Oct. 25 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Future Tense
Oct. 20 2011 5:17 PM

The 2011 Winners of Dance Your Ph.D., an Interpretive Dance Contest for Scientists

Intelligence Squared
Oct. 18 2011 1:14 PMA 40 Percent Chance of Economic DoomAn interview with economist Mark Zandi: why he’ll argue for the motion, “Congress should pass Obama’s jobs plan—piece by piece,” at the Oct. 25 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Intelligence Squared
Oct. 4 2011 7:10 AMHoovernomics (but a Different Hoover)An interview with Fox News Commentator Margaret Hoover: Why she’ll argue for the proposition “Grandma’s benefits imperil Junior’s future” at the Oct. 4.
Intelligence Squared
Sept. 27 2011 4:45 PMLeave Grandma AloneAn interview with former DNC Chairman Howard Dean: Why he'll argue against the proposition "Grandma's benefits imperil Junior's future" at the Oct. 4 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Gallery
Sept. 23 2011 1:13 PMVintage USPS Ads
Intelligence Squared
Sept. 21 2011 5:44 PMApparently, Men Are FinishedThe fairer sex won big at Tuesday's Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Intelligence Squared
Sept. 8 2011 3:50 PMIs It Time To End the War on Terror?   Who won Wednesday evening's Intelligence Squared debate and why.
Gallery
Sept. 7 2011 4:23 PMVintage Typing Machines
Gallery
Nov. 17 2011 11:56 AMSay Cheese, Mr. PresidentA new traveling exhibit highlights the most captivating presidential photography of the past 50 years.
Intelligence Squared
Nov. 16 2011 3:40 PMLet’s Abolish Religion!How two British atheists convinced a crowd of New Yorkers that the world would be better off without faith at last night’s Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Intelligence Squared
Nov. 10 2011 3:28 PMReligion Doesn’t Make People Immoral, Being Human DoesAn interview with Rabbi David Wolpe: Why he’ll argue against the motion,"The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion," at the Nov. 15 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Intelligence Squared
Nov. 8 2011 5:06 PMWhy We’d Be Miserable in a World Without ReligionAn interview with King’s College President Dinesh D’Souza: why he’ll argue against the motion, “The World Would Be Better Off Without Religion,” at the Nov. 15 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Brow Beat
Oct. 28 2011 12:17 PM

How to Live Forever (According to Hollywood)

Intelligence Squared
Oct. 26 2011 3:31 PMA Victory for the President’s Jobs Plan (Sort Of)How Obama’s plan won over the crowd during last night's Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Politics
Oct. 21 2011 3:53 PMCrucial Sleeve-Rolling Moments on the Campaign Trail
Intelligence Squared
Oct. 19 2011 6:51 AMHow To Avoid Another Painful Recession 
An interview with economist Cecilia Rouse: Why she’ll argue for the motion, "Congress should pass Obama’s jobs plan—piece by piece,” at the Oct. 25 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Intelligence Squared
Oct. 11 2011 1:14 PMToo Many American Kids Go To CollegeHow you can watch—and participate in—the live Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate Oct. 12 at the Spertus Center in Chicago.
Intelligence Squared
Sept. 28 2011 11:41 AMStop Obsessing Over Entitlement ReformWhy Jeff Madrick will argue against the proposition "Grandma's benefits imperil Junior's future" at the Oct. 4 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Gallery
Sept. 27 2011 11:57 AMWhat It Means To Be Black in AmericaA new art exhibition in Washington, D.C., explores the place where racial identity and national identity intersect.
Gallery
Sept. 23 2011 11:47 AMI Wish I Were Like the Postman!A gallery of old advertisements reveals how we once idolized the men of the USPS and couldn't remember to use those newfangled ZIP codes.
Intelligence Squared
Sept. 13 2011 2:14 PMThe Last Days of the American MaleAn interview with journalist Hanna Rosin: Why she'll argue that "men are finished" at the Sept. 20 Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.
Gallery
Sept. 7 2011 4:28 PMFantastic Typing MachinesA gallery of old typewriters that look more like sewing machines, phonographs, and torture devices.
Doublex
Sept. 1 2011 4:56 PMTen Mistresses Who Changed History

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