Heather Boushey

Doublex
Jan. 25 2011 10:14 AMThe End of the MancessionNow it's women who are the economy's big losers.
The XX Factor
Nov. 18 2010 3:42 PMWhere Are the Mama Grizzlies Now?
Doublex
Sept. 7 2010 1:27 PMAre Young Women Earning More Than Their Boyfriends?Yes, but only because they're better educated.
The XX Factor
July 21 2010 4:59 PMSenate, Pass the Paycheck Fairness Act!
The XX Factor
May 25 2010 10:29 AMThe Importance of Federally Subsidized Child Care
The XX Factor
April 27 2010 5:48 PMPass the Paycheck Fairness Act!
The XX Factor
Dec. 21 2010 1:16 PMObama's Wrong History of Social Security
Doublex
Sept. 23 2010 12:38 PMMind the GapWhy women need the Paycheck Fairness Act.
The XX Factor
Aug. 5 2010 12:10 PMDoes the Labor Market Punish Mothers or All Women?
The XX Factor
July 14 2010 12:05 PMThe Persistence of the Pay Gap
Doublex
April 28 2010 5:39 PMAre the Tea Party Backers Really Wealthy and Highly Educated?The new data show that they're more likely to be middle-class.

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Operation Backbone

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The XX Factor
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Music

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How Tattoo Parlors Became the Barber Shops of Hipster Neighborhoods

This Gargantuan Wind Farm in Wyoming Would Be the Hoover Dam of the 21st Century

Moneybox
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  News & Politics
Politics
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  Business
Buy a Small Business
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  Life
Outward
Oct. 1 2014 6:02 PM Facebook Relaxes Its “Real Name” Policy; Drag Queens Celebrate
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 1 2014 5:11 PM Celebrity Feminist Identification Has Reached Peak Meaninglessness
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 1 2014 3:24 PM Revelry (and Business) at Mohonk Photos and highlights from Slate’s annual retreat.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 1 2014 9:39 PM Tom Cruise Dies Over and Over Again in This Edge of Tomorrow Supercut
  Technology
Future Tense
Oct. 1 2014 6:59 PM EU’s Next Digital Commissioner Thinks Keeping Nude Celeb Photos in the Cloud Is “Stupid”
  Health & Science
Science
Oct. 1 2014 4:03 PM Does the Earth Really Have a “Hum”? Yes, but probably not the one you’re thinking.
  Sports
Sports Nut
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