The XX Factor
Fear Over Online Predators Is the New “Stranger Danger.” When Will Parents Stop Panicking?
Sex Talk FailI have been trying to talk to my daughter about sex since September, but I can’t get it up.
The XX Factor
At Evangelical College, Woman Who Was Assaulted Is "Responsible for What Happened to Her"
MSNBC’s Scholar-in-ResidenceMelissa Harris-Perry, tenured professor, progressive hero, TV star.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Weiner, Weed, and Workout EditionListen to Slate’s show about Jennifer Weiner, women, and weed, and what your workout gear says about you.
The Audio Book Club
Is Slaughterhouse-Five a Rambunctious Countercultural Lark or a Document of Severe Depression?
DoubleX Gabfest: The Blinded Me With Science EditionListen to Slate’s show about the science of relationships, the Washington Post’s Date Lab, and whether an equal marriage means less sex.
Less Romance, More DataA new breed of research is trying to Moneyball the least logical of all human endeavors: love.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Triple Package, Triple Axel EditionListen to Slate’s show about Dylan Farrow’s open letter, Amy Chua’s new book, and the women of the Olympics.
Values FeminismCathy McMorris Rodgers, Supermom, is the new model for a successful Republican woman.
Crap, I Forgot to Be Mindful AgainHow the mindful parenting movement is setting parents up to fail.
DoubleX Gabfest: The Stay Seated, Bro, EditionListen to Slate’s special call-in show about the new GM CEO, violent girls in literature, and more of your questions.
The Myths of Katrina Ten years after the storm, falsehoods about warnings, violence, and recovery persist. Here’s the truth.
More Than Twenty Years After the Story in Show Me a Hero, Yonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t Over
The Shocking History of My People and My State I didn’t think racism was much of a problem until I took ethnic studies.
What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.