Jake Blumgart
Jake Blumgart

Jake Blumgart is a reporter and researcher based in Philadelphia. Follow him on Twitter.

Metropolis
Aug. 31 2015 1:03 PMYonkers’ Affordable-Housing Fight Isn’t OverAn interview with the city’s public housing chief, more than two decades after the events of HBO’s Show Me a Hero.
Medical Examiner
May 17 2013 1:18 PMWhat’s the Matter With Portland?The city has been fighting fluoridation for 50 years. Will facts trump fear this month?
Medical Examiner
Oct. 12 2012 12:44 PMHow Much Drinking Is Too Much Drinking?Smashed is the best movie yet about our relationship with alcohol. 
Doublex
April 2 2014 4:14 PMBartenders and Bouncers Need to Step Up to Protect Women From Sexual Aggression
Medical Examiner
Jan. 25 2013 1:22 PMShould You Get the HPV Vaccine?You don’t have to be a virgin to be protected against cancer.
Medical Examiner
Oct. 9 2012 9:15 AMGuys, Go to the DoctorWhat’s the best place for young men’s health care? Planned Parenthood.
  Slate Plus
Hang Up And Listen
Sept. 3 2015 3:48 PM The You Get a Trophy Just for Listening Bonus Segment The wimpiest sports podcast in America defends your right to get a participation trophy.