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

The XX Factor
Jan. 20 2017 5:33 PMBy Train, Plane, and Automobile, Nasty Women Are Descending on D.C.
The XX Factor
Jan. 13 2017 11:51 AMWhy Is Bullet Journaling Popular? It Makes You Feel Productive for Doing Just About Anything.
Outward
Dec. 29 2016 5:43 PMFlashes of Queer Brilliance in the Dark Year That Was 2016
Open Source Holiday
Dec. 27 2016 11:37 AMWant 2017 to Be Better Than 2016? A Tall, Dark Man Better Be the First Person Through Your Door.
TV Club
Dec. 21 2016 12:30 PMThe TV Club, 2016When will TV finally stop killing off its lesbian characters?
Outward
Dec. 20 2016 12:02 PMLesbian Is the First Letter in LGBTQ. So Why Does the Identity Feel Like It’s Fading Away?
TV Club
Dec. 19 2016 12:00 PMThe TV Club, 2016Watching the results roll in on Nov. 8 felt like sitting through the finale of TBS’s Search Party.
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 15 2016 10:44 AMThe DoubleX Gabfest “Pass the Phone to Ivanka” EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show on Donald Trump’s Cabinet, self-care and mom as a compliment.
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 1 2016 3:00 PMIs Nail Polish Sexist?Or is it a ploy just to get women’s money? Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest discusses.
Outward
Nov. 23 2016 12:30 PMThe San Antonio Four, Lesbians Wrongly Convicted of Child Abuse, Have Finally Been Exonerated
DoubleX Gabfest
Nov. 17 2016 11:38 AMThe What’s the Matter With Candice EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show on who voted for Donald Trump and Melania Trump’s relationship with the fashion industry.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 10 2016 3:19 PMWhat’s Your First Political Memory?The hosts of Slate’s Culture Gabfest discuss their first impressions of politics. 
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 9 2016 3:26 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Regnal Name Generator” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on the Netflix series The Crown, Jeff Nichols’ Loving, and the Making Gay History podcast.
DoubleX Gabfest
Nov. 7 2016 9:52 AMHow Come There Aren’t More Women at the United Nations?The hosts of the DoubleX Gabfest discuss whether the U.N. is sexist.
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 20 2016 4:29 PMHow Sexist Are the Nobel Prizes, Really?The ladies of the DoubleX Gabfest discuss.
Fascism
Jan. 20 2017 1:37 PMItaly: Fascism’s Violent BirthThe first episode of our new Slate Academy asks what fascism means and examines the rise and fall of Mussolini.
Brow Beat
Jan. 10 2017 8:03 AMYou Don’t Have to Understand the British Welfare State to Get I, Daniel Blake, but You Should Know This Song
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 29 2016 1:46 PMThe DoubleX Gabfest “Everyone’s a Little Bit Sexist” EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show where we solve the sexist dilemmas in your lives.
TV Club
Dec. 22 2016 12:00 PMThe TV Club, 2016Billions was so laughably bad that it was irresistible.
Movies
Dec. 21 2016 10:30 AMI, Daniel BlakeWhen the system is rigged, trying to do the right thing wears a man down.
TV Club
Dec. 20 2016 12:00 PMThe TV Club, 2016The shows that gave me the most uncomplicated, escapist pleasure this year.
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 16 2016 12:20 PMCould Lingerie Be Sexist?Or is it just the messaging that’s problematic? Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest discusses.
Brow Beat
Dec. 6 2016 7:33 AMLynn Nottage on Her Broadway-Bound Play, Sweat, and Why She’s Wary of “Poverty Porn”
DoubleX Gabfest
Dec. 1 2016 12:38 PMThe Is He Your President EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show on the Women’s March on Washington and Twenty-Six Seconds with Alexandra Zapruder.
DoubleX Gabfest
Nov. 18 2016 11:54 AMIs Ivanka Trump Sexist?And what’s up with her brand of feminism? Slate’s DoubleX Gabfest discusses.
Outward
Nov. 11 2016 3:53 PMWhy “Yours in Struggle” Is the Perfect Signoff for the Trump Era
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2016 5:11 PMFrom “HELP” to “W.T.F.”: How the World’s Press Responded to Trump’s Victory
The Slatest
Nov. 9 2016 3:38 AMBewilderment on Univision’s Election Night Broadcast: “We Were Supposed to Be the Kingmakers”
DoubleX Gabfest
Nov. 3 2016 4:21 PMThe Good Girls Revolt? EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show on the feminist revolution among Republican women, Good Girls Revolt, and Chelsea Clinton.
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 20 2016 12:58 PMThe Kill Off the Kings EditionListen to the DoubleX Gabfest’s show about Trump, Insecure, and Future Sex.

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