June Thomas
June Thomas June Thomas

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

Brow Beat
Oct. 22 2015 11:46 AMThe Problem With TV’s Competence Fetish
Outward
Oct. 19 2015 2:01 PMAbFab: The Movie Is Seeking “Polished Queens” and “Celebrity Drag Lookalikes”
Outward
Oct. 15 2015 3:23 PMMTV’s Faking It Repeated Ugly Myths About Bisexuality. Bet It’ll Denounce Bi Erasure Soon.
Outward
Oct. 14 2015 7:45 AMWhat’s the Trickiest Topic for Law & Order: SVU to Tackle? Hint: It’s Not Sex or Violence.
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 8 2015 3:33 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 3Slate’s TV Club discusses the shifting alliances within the Lyon family, Hakeem’s all Latina girl group, Epsiode 3’s flashbacks, and more.
Outward
Oct. 2 2015 5:47 PMIn Freeheld, Ellen Page and Julianne Moore Bring Amazing Realness to a Sad, True Story
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 1 2015 7:36 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Live From D.C. EditionListen to Slate’s live show about Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina.
Outward
Sept. 25 2015 2:17 PMWho’s Real and Who’s Invented in Roland Emmerich’s Stonewall?
Outward
Sept. 20 2015 10:17 PMJeffrey Tambor's Emmy Acceptance Speech Honored the Right People—Trans Folks
Brow Beat
Sept. 16 2015 3:05 PMThe Host of Sábado Gigante, Longest-Running Variety Program Ever, Says Goodbye to His Show
Outward
Sept. 11 2015 8:30 AMIf PBS Sitcom Vicious Seems Odd, You Need to Brush Up on Your Britcoms (Video)
Outward
Sept. 3 2015 6:16 PMI Hated GLAAD’s Annual Counting of the TV Queers. Now I’m Sad It’s Going Away.
Outward
Sept. 3 2015 11:01 AMWhat LGBTQ Students Want Their Teachers to Know (Video)
Brow Beat
Aug. 26 2015 8:02 AMIt’s National Dog Day, So Let’s Pick Pop Culture’s Greatest Pooch
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 20 2015 2:22 PMDoubleX Gabfest: The Call-In Show EditionListen to Slate’s advice call-in show.
Outward
Oct. 21 2015 5:09 PMDo Today’s Queer Kids Care About Gay History? A Live Outward Kiki Podcast.
Outward
Oct. 16 2015 1:08 PMIn the Last Year Alone, 800,000 Americans Came Out as LGBT on Facebook 
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 15 2015 11:23 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Fart of the Eye EditionListen to Slate’s show about crying in the workplace. 
Outward
Oct. 12 2015 5:30 PMLatrice Royale Is Back on Logo—in a Documentary About Gays in Prison
Outward
Oct. 6 2015 11:35 AMFighting for Gay Rights at the United Nations: A Minister Explains Why She’s Optimistic
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 2 2015 4:29 PMThe Empire Podcast: The Second Season Is HereHear Slate’s complete commentary on the newest Empire episodes.
Outward
Sept. 30 2015 3:02 PMTransparent’s Zackary Drucker and Hari Nef on the Current Trans Moment
Outward
Sept. 25 2015 11:07 AMWould Gay Friends Who’ve Been Rejected by Their Families Want to Hang With My Mom? (Video.)
DoubleX Gabfest
Sept. 17 2015 12:28 PMDoubleX Gabfest: The Text Me You Love Me EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Internet’s addiction to personal essays.
Brow Beat
Sept. 15 2015 3:50 PMThe Mindy Project’s Hulu Debut Proves This Is One Show That Absolutely Deserved to Be Saved
Outward
Sept. 8 2015 8:30 AMI’m an Aromantic Asexual. Can I Go to Gay Bars? (Video.)
DoubleX Gabfest
Sept. 3 2015 3:46 PMDoubleX Gabfest: The Fat Pigs, Slobs, and Disgusting Animals EditionListen to Slate’s show about Donald Trump’s particular disdain for women.
Culture Gabfest
Aug. 26 2015 11:14 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Will There Be a Zombie Around the Corner?” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Diary of a Teenage Girl, Fear the Walking Dead, and the Ashley Madison hack.
Outward
Aug. 21 2015 1:40 PMOne-Third of Americans Under 30 Say They’re Not Totally Heterosexual
Movies
Aug. 19 2015 6:00 AMGrandmaLily Tomlin stars as a septuagenarian lesbian widow in this deft, touching story about grief and moving on.

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