Helaine Olen

Jan. 25 2013 8:09 AMLadies, I’ll Handle That PortfolioHow the personal finance industry patronizes women.
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Nov. 10 2011 3:02 PMWhat Happens When Petulant Parents Won’t Share?
April 7 2011 1:31 PMBugaboo's Big BetBugaboo pins its hopes for a rebound on a $1,500 double stroller.
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Jan. 3 2011 2:48 PMThe Credit Card Regulation That Could Hurt Stay-at-Home Parents
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Oct. 27 2010 4:05 PMThere Are No Mama Grizzlies Here
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Sept. 20 2010 11:42 AMFormer Goldman Sachs Partner Doesn't Support Gender Discrimination Suit
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Aug. 9 2010 4:09 PMWhat Really Happened to Hewlett-Packard CEO Mark Hurd?
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March 17 2010 2:24 PMWhy So Few Women on the Forbes Richest People List?
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Nov. 15 2011 2:25 PMDouble Standard? George Will Keeps His Job After His Wife Joins the Perry Campaign   
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Oct. 28 2011 1:18 PM

Is Changing Jobs Bad for Women?

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April 6 2011 3:51 PMWhy Are Kansas Middle Schools Separating Girls and Boys at Lunch?
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Nov. 23 2010 3:13 PMSuze Orman to the Kardashian Sisters: You Are Denied!
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Oct. 4 2010 3:33 PMWhy Is "Lucky" Launching a Shopping Mag for Kids During a Recession?
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Sept. 1 2010 1:01 PMWhen Big Pharma Meets Child Psychiatry
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May 10 2010 4:49 PMWhither the Female Midlife Crisis?
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Feb. 22 2010 4:36 PMThe Public School Issue Judith Warner Ignores



The Irritating Confidante

John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.

My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s

Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real

Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band

Can it be again?

The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee

Medical Examiner

Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?

Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?


Driving in Circles

The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

The World’s Human Rights Violators Are Signatories on the World’s Human Rights Treaties

How Punctual Are Germans?

  News & Politics
The World
Oct. 21 2014 11:40 AM The U.S. Has Spent $7 Billion Fighting the War on Drugs in Afghanistan. It Hasn’t Worked. 
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
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Oct. 21 2014 1:12 PM George Tiller’s Murderer Threatens Another Abortion Provider, Claims Right of Free Speech
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
Oct. 21 2014 12:05 PM Same-Sex Couples at Home With Themselves in 1980s America
Future Tense
Oct. 21 2014 4:14 PM Planet Money Uncovers One Surprising Reason the Internet Is Sexist
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.