Emily Yoffe
Emily Yoffe Emily Yoffe

Emily Yoffe is a regular Slate contributor. She writes the Dear Prudence column. You can reach her at prudence@slate.com.

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March 23 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor March 23, 2015.
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March 18 2015 1:42 PMTiny Right-Wing ConspiracyMy co-worker can’t stop spouting her political views at the office.
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March 16 2015 2:39 PMColor BindPrudie counsels a black woman who can’t connect with her white boyfriend on matters of race.
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March 12 2015 6:00 AMGoing, Going, GonePrudie advises a woman who wants to leave her family for the man she loves—and who just had a stroke.
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March 10 2015 9:06 AMDeserves a ShotPrudie advises a grandparent who wants to secretly vaccinate a grandson.
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March 9 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor March 9, 2015.
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March 4 2015 3:45 PMTerror of TravelI have extreme anxiety about traveling, but my boss wants me to for work.
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March 2 2015 2:38 PMRemember Me MorePrudie counsels a letter writer whose dying stepmother is comparing her death to that of the letter writer’s mom.
Doublex
Feb. 27 2015 4:15 PMThe Hunting GroundThe failures of a new documentary about rape on college campuses.
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Feb. 25 2015 2:46 PMBoyfriend Obsessed With ShoweringHe wants me to shower at least twice a day.
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Feb. 23 2015 2:59 PMOffice BondagePrudie advises a letter writer whose male boss took the women at work to see Fifty Shades of Grey.
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Feb. 19 2015 10:00 AMThe Real IssueMy husband is infertile, but he’ll only allow a sperm donor if we keep it secret.
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Feb. 18 2015 12:03 PMSinking FeelingPrudie counsels a woman who won’t swim with her kids because of body issues.
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Feb. 17 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Feb. 17, 2015.
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Feb. 11 2015 3:04 PMMale Pattern CrazinessIn the past decade, no one has seen my balding boyfriend without a hat except me.
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March 19 2015 6:00 AMRegredditOur daughter-in-law posts awful things about us—and herself—on an Internet forum.
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March 17 2015 7:00 AMSmooth or Chunky?Prudie advises a woman alarmed that her son had a dog lick peanut butter off his chest.
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March 16 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor March 16, 2015.
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March 11 2015 2:44 PMWild and Crazy UncleCan I keep my roughhousing brother-in-law away from my kid?
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March 9 2015 3:51 PMThe ComebackPrudie counsels a letter writer who broke up with a fiancé six years ago—and now wants him back.
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March 5 2015 6:00 AMMeasuring UpShould I warn people I’m dating a much shorter man?
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March 3 2015 6:00 AMIn Sickness and in Health, Send PicsPrudie advises a woman whose husband pressures her to sext.
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March 2 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor March 2, 2015.
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Feb. 26 2015 6:00 AMGod Hates NagsMy 12-year-old kicks and screams his way to church. Should I stop making him go?
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Feb. 24 2015 10:30 AMCutting Dad OffPrudie counsels a widower whose daughter wants him to get a vasectomy.
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Feb. 23 2015 12:00 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Feb. 23, 2015.
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Feb. 18 2015 6:36 PMMiserly RelativesPrudie counsels a woman expected to pay her way at her brother’s child’s birthday party.
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Feb. 17 2015 3:03 PMSurprise PackagePrudie advises a woman horrified that her husband’s friend drew a penis on their wedding guestbook.
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Feb. 12 2015 6:00 AMTainted ValentineSomeone told my boyfriend I was stealing from him—and he believed it.
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Feb. 10 2015 11:23 AMBoudoir HorrorPrudie counsels a woman appalled by the racy professional photos she had taken.

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