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

Outward
Oct. 15 2014 9:15 AMIs It OK to Ask, “Are You Gay?” (Video.)
Outward
Oct. 10 2014 5:41 PMSexy Lesbians, Family Unity, and LeBron James: Behind the Scenes of Survivor’s Remorse
Slate Archives
Oct. 2 2014 2:42 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife” June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
Brow Beat
Oct. 2 2014 8:47 AMSeason 2 of The Bridge Was Confusing, Bizarre, and Uneven. I Loved It.
Outward
Sept. 29 2014 1:29 PMPride: A Heartbreaking British Comedy About the Time Gays and Miners Worked Together
Outward
Sept. 17 2014 1:59 PMShould LGBTQ Allies Signal Their Support to Strangers? (Video.)
Outward
Sept. 8 2014 12:00 PMDon’t Dance on Gay Culture’s Grave Just Yet
Tv Club
Sept. 3 2014 11:00 AMThe Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 2 A spoiler-filled discussion of "Into the Dalek."
Slate Plus Video
Aug. 28 2014 10:59 AM“Now That I’ve Thoroughly Embarrassed Myself”Outtakes from the Ask a Homo series and reflections on Outward’s first birthday.
Outward
Aug. 26 2014 8:45 AMReader and Editor Favorites From Outward’s First Year
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 21 2014 8:41 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Daddy’s Little Princess EditionListen to Slate’s show about social media misogyny, low-wage workers’ unpredictable work hours, and benevolent sexism.
Slate Archives
Aug. 14 2014 12:13 PMThe Slate Archives Podcast: “Extroverted Like Me” Looking back on my Paxil experience, more than 10 years later. 
Outward
Aug. 13 2014 10:14 AMIs It Offensive for Straight Women to Talk About Their “Girl Crush”? (Video.)
Outward
Aug. 8 2014 9:00 AML Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin, a Great Documentary With a Terrible Title
Outward
Aug. 5 2014 3:46 PMQueer Kickstarter: Behind the Scenes of Two LGBTQ Campaigns
Tv Club
Oct. 13 2014 9:45 AMThe Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 8A spoiler-filled discussion of "Mummy on The Orient Express."
Outward
Oct. 6 2014 8:30 AMGLAAD’s Annual Counting of the TV Queers Is Pointless and Outdated
DoubleX Gabfest
Oct. 2 2014 9:37 AMDoubleX Gabfest: The Lena Dunham’s Food Diary EditionListen to Slate’s show about the Lena Dunham’s new book, Not That Kind of Girl.
Outward
Oct. 1 2014 11:59 AMWhy Are Lesbians So Affectionate in Public? (Video.)
Outward
Sept. 18 2014 11:25 AMA Look at How Far Queers Have Come on TV (Video). 
Outward
Sept. 9 2014 12:00 PMIt’s Hard to Love Gay Culture If You Don’t Know What It Is
DoubleX Gabfest
Sept. 4 2014 8:14 AMThe Real Reason the NFL Cares So Much About Domestic Violence
The XX Factor
Sept. 2 2014 2:56 PMAt Least 1,400 Children Sexually Exploited in One English Town. How Could This Possibly Happen?
Outward
Aug. 27 2014 9:54 AMHow Should I Greet a Closeted Co-Worker’s Partner? (Video.)
Outward
Aug. 22 2014 3:25 PMIs Love Is Strange Beautifully Meditative or Frustratingly Shapeless? 
Brow Beat
Aug. 20 2014 8:32 AMIt’s Time for Americans to Fall in Love With Sarah Lancashire, the Star of Happy Valley
Outward
Aug. 14 2014 12:10 PMWhat’s It Like for a Straight Actor to Play a Gay Scene?
Slate Picks
Aug. 13 2014 7:31 AMSongs That Make Slate NostalgicA roundup of the music from high school that staffers still love.
DoubleX Gabfest
Aug. 7 2014 1:18 PMDoubleX Gabfest: “The Blepharoplasty” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the autism cure, ethnic plastic surgery, and the Israeli TV show Srugim.
Outward
July 30 2014 8:46 AMDo We Still Need Gay Resorts Like Provincetown?

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  Slate Plus
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Oct. 17 2014 1:33 PM What Happened at Slate This Week?  Senior editor David Haglund shares what intrigued him at the magazine. 
  Arts
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Oct. 19 2014 4:33 PM Building Family Relationships in and out of Juvenile Detention Centers
  Technology
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  Health & Science
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  Sports
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