June Thomas
June Thomas June Thomas

June Thomas is a Slate culture critic and editor of Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section. 

Outward
Sept. 1 2016 4:49 PMIs It Ever OK for a Cisgender Actor to Play a Transgender Role?
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 25 2016 1:38 PMThe Propped Up by Pillows EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Nate Parker, Hillary’s health, and email etiquette.
Outward
Aug. 18 2016 9:46 AMIn Take My Wife, Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher Are Partners in Life and Comedy
Future Tense
Aug. 15 2016 11:48 AMThis Website Mails Out Physical Greeting Cards for You
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 11 2016 10:46 AMThe Olympics Extravaganza EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about gymnastics, intersex athletes, and swimming at the Olympics.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 7 2016 5:00 PMA Foreign Swimmer Set a World Record. Let the Irresponsible Doping Accusations Begin.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 30 2016 10:00 AMIs Pokémon Go Sexist?Some women say the game sparks unwanted attention from male players.
DoubleX Gabfest
July 28 2016 11:36 AMThe Hillary Is Likable EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Ivanka Trump, Ghostbusters, and Hillary Hate.
Outward
July 25 2016 5:51 PMThe AbFab Movie Isn’t a Supersized TV Episode. It’s a Mash Note to the Show’s Worldview.
Outward
July 20 2016 3:14 PMRepublican Caitlyn Jenner Says Democratic Party “Does a Better Job” for the Trans Community
DoubleX Gabfest
July 14 2016 4:30 PMThe Powerfraus EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about the new British PM, the sexual assault lawsuit against Roger Ailes, The Bachelor and UnReal.
Hang Up And Listen
July 11 2016 6:29 PMHang Up and Listen: The Fleek Five EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Serena Williams’ Wimbledon win, the Euro 2016 final, and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team.
The XX Factor
July 7 2016 12:47 PMWhen Women Take Power, It’s Usually Because Men Have Made a Big Mess
The Slatest
June 30 2016 5:37 PMTheresa May Will Probably Be Britain’s Next Prime Minister. Who the Heck Is She?
DoubleX Gabfest
June 30 2016 10:37 AMActually Good News for Women EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, Suited, and mom hair.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 25 2016 4:17 PMHas the World Conspired to Keep Women Drunk?The DoubleX Gabfest talks about how the glass of wine has come to stand in for female empowerment.
Outward
Aug. 18 2016 10:59 AMTwinks, Bears, and U-Hauls: TV Has Some Strange Ideas About “Gay Culture.” (Video.)
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 17 2016 2:38 PMNBC’s Olympics Reporters Are Biased and Sexist. Here’s Why.The DoubleX Gabfest chats about hidden biases against female athletes.
Five-Ring Circus
Aug. 14 2016 6:29 PMMichael Phelps and Katie Ledecky in the Same Relay? It Could Happen.
Outward
Aug. 9 2016 1:19 PMWhy Didn’t NBC Point Out Dustin Lance Black, Diver Tom Daley’s Oscar-Winning Fiancé?
The XX Factor
Aug. 5 2016 3:01 PMAdorable Video Rockets Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys Into the Celebrity Couple Stratosphere
The XX Factor
July 29 2016 1:27 PMJoe Biden Will Appear on Law & Order: SVU Next Season
Outward
July 27 2016 9:05 PMOrlando Shooting Victim’s Mother Gives the Heartbreaking, Angry, Eloquent Must-Watch Speech of the DNC
Outward
July 21 2016 8:30 AMWatch the Powerful Transgender Ad That Will Air on Fox News When Trump Speaks Tonight
DoubleX Gabfest
July 15 2016 5:54 PMDoes Your Office Feel Like an Arctic Tundra?The DoubleX Gabfest explains why cold offices might be sexist.
Hang Up And Listen
July 13 2016 10:02 AMNBA Athletes Are No Longer Spreading the LoveWith free agents like Kevin Durant flocking to top teams, will next season’s games be boring?
Outward
July 7 2016 4:22 PMIn Star Trek Beyond, Sulu Is Officially Gay, in Tribute to George Takei
DoubleX Gabfest
July 1 2016 1:46 PMAre the SATs Unfair to Female Students?Some say gender-biased questions can distract students during the exam.
The Slatest
June 30 2016 1:31 PMWhy Did Boris Johnson Decide Not to Run? Some Theories.
The Slatest
June 28 2016 1:19 PMMore Brexit Chaos: Labour MPs Mutiny Against Leader Jeremy Corbyn

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