Jessica Dweck

The XX Factor
July 26 2011 9:58 AMYour Boyfriend Probably Wants to Be on Male Contraceptives
The XX Factor
June 17 2011 6:02 PMBachmann’s Surge Won’t Last
The XX Factor
May 20 2011 6:59 PMDoubleX Book of the Week: "My Boyfriend Wrote a Book About Me"
Brow Beat
March 30 2011 7:17 PMHow Did Tina Fey’s Pants Get So Bossy?
The XX Factor
March 2 2011 6:02 PMGender Discrimination or Statistical Reality?
The XX Factor
Jan. 25 2011 5:28 PMShould Obama Cry at the State of the Union?
The XX Factor
Dec. 16 2010 6:10 PMAll Hail the Male Nerd God
Doublex
Nov. 12 2010 5:13 PMWhy Didn't Elizabeth Smart Run Away?The answer isn't Stockholm syndrome.
Doublex
Oct. 26 2010 10:28 AMRocky Mountain LowThe campaign for a Colorado amendment disturbingly compares abortion to slavery.
The XX Factor
Sept. 17 2010 3:44 PMInside the Mind of the Great American Dude
The XX Factor
Aug. 20 2010 2:56 PMMamas, Don’t Let Your Daughters Grow Up To Be Lobbyists
Explainer
July 28 2010 5:14 PMDoes My Dog Look Fat?How they know when a pet is overweight.
Explainer
July 10 2010 12:29 AMWhence the Mullet?The history of Iran's forbidden haircut.
The XX Factor
June 18 2010 3:44 PMDeath by Twitter
Explainer
June 10 2010 6:49 PMMusical ChairsHow the White House Correspondents' Association will fill Helen Thomas' seat.
The XX Factor
June 30 2011 5:10 PMIs Margaret Thatcher the New Ronald Reagan?
The XX Factor
June 2 2011 4:49 PMThe Case for Tolerating Left-Wing Lotharios
The XX Factor
April 21 2011 5:58 PMUnionized Guidance Counselors Can Spank Their Students?
The XX Factor
March 9 2011 4:19 PMThe Passion of the Newt
The XX Factor
Feb. 18 2011 6:01 PMHealth Care Workers Can No Longer Deny Contraception to Women
The XX Factor
Dec. 20 2010 5:31 PMHow Women Helped Defeat DADT
The XX Factor
Nov. 19 2010 5:31 PMBreast-Feeding on Capitol Hill
The XX Factor
Nov. 3 2010 5:45 PMDeath Knell for Life in Colorado
Doublex
Sept. 30 2010 10:23 AMThe Mel Gibson ExcuseDoes male menopause actually exist?
Explainer
Aug. 27 2010 6:25 PMHead CaseThe art and science of carrying things on your head.
Doublex
Aug. 13 2010 1:20 PMWhy Naomi Campbell Won't Be Charged With PerjuryIt's too hard to prove and international courts rarely hear such charges.
The XX Factor
July 23 2010 6:07 PMWhy Cheerleading Will Never Be a Sport
The XX Factor
July 1 2010 4:49 PMA Myth-Shattering "Fag Hag" Study
The XX Factor
June 17 2010 3:30 PMNo Country for Old Breasts
Jurisprudence
June 2 2010 9:30 AM"Light Him Up Before the Jury Goes Home"How can Georgia let a prosecutor tell a judge to kick a defense lawyer off a capital murder case?

READ MORE STORIES

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

The Democrats’ War at Home

How can the president’s party defend itself from the president’s foreign policy blunders?

Congress’ Public Shaming of the Secret Service Was Political Grandstanding at Its Best

Michigan’s Tradition of Football “Toughness” Needs to Go—Starting With Coach Hoke

A Plentiful, Renewable Resource That America Keeps Overlooking

Animal manure.

Windows 8 Was So Bad That Microsoft Will Skip Straight to Windows 10

Politics

Cringing. Ducking. Mumbling.

How GOP candidates react whenever someone brings up reproductive rights or gay marriage.

Building a Better Workplace

You Deserve a Pre-cation

The smartest job perk you’ve never heard of.

Hasbro Is Cracking Down on Scrabble Players Who Turn Its Official Word List Into Popular Apps

Florida State’s New President Is Underqualified and Mistrusted. He Just Might Save the University.

  News & Politics
Politics
Sept. 30 2014 9:33 PM Political Theater With a Purpose Darrell Issa’s public shaming of the head of the Secret Service was congressional grandstanding at its best.
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 30 2014 7:02 PM At Long Last, eBay Sets PayPal Free
  Life
Gaming
Sept. 30 2014 7:35 PM Who Owns Scrabble’s Word List? Hasbro says the list of playable words belongs to the company. Players beg to differ.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 30 2014 12:34 PM Parents, Get Your Teenage Daughters the IUD
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 30 2014 3:21 PM Meet Jordan Weissmann Five questions with Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 30 2014 8:54 PM Bette Davis Talks Gender Roles in a Delightful, Animated Interview From 1963
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 30 2014 7:00 PM There’s Going to Be a Live-Action Tetris Movie for Some Reason
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 30 2014 11:51 PM Should You Freeze Your Eggs? An egg freezing party is not a great place to find answers to this or other questions.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 30 2014 5:54 PM Goodbye, Tough Guy It’s time for Michigan to fire its toughness-obsessed coach, Brady Hoke.