Liam Hoare

Liam Hoare is a freelance writer whose work on politics and literature features in the Forward and the Tower. He is a graduate of University College London's School of Slavonic and East European Studies.

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Oct. 13 2014 10:14 AMIn Macedonia, Trampling on LGBTQ Rights Pays Political Dividends
Outward
June 2 2014 12:07 PMHow Metrosexual Soccer Stars Made the Sport Safe for Gay Players
Outward
Nov. 21 2013 10:23 AMIsrael Won’t Legalize Gay Marriage. Here’s Why.
Outward
July 16 2014 3:07 PMWhat’s It Like to Be Gay in ... Poland?
Outward
April 1 2014 12:19 PM“Everything’s Undercover, Everything’s Hidden”: LGBTQ Life on Europe’s Frontier
Brow Beat
Aug. 1 2012 6:14 PMGore Vidal Was a Great Character, But We Shouldn't Lose Sight of His Work

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The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.

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  News & Politics
Politics
Oct. 22 2014 12:44 AM We Need More Ben Bradlees His relationship with John F. Kennedy shows what’s missing from today’s Washington journalism.
  Business
Moneybox
Oct. 21 2014 5:57 PM Soda and Fries Have Lost Their Charm for Both Consumers and Investors
  Life
The Vault
Oct. 21 2014 2:23 PM A Data-Packed Map of American Immigration in 1903
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 21 2014 3:03 PM Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 21 2014 1:02 PM Where Are Slate Plus Members From? This Weird Cartogram Explains. A weird-looking cartogram of Slate Plus memberships by state.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Oct. 21 2014 9:42 PM The All The President’s Men Scene That Perfectly Captured Ben Bradlee’s Genius
  Technology
Technology
Oct. 21 2014 11:44 PM Driving in Circles The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.
  Health & Science
Climate Desk
Oct. 21 2014 11:53 AM Taking Research for Granted Texas Republican Lamar Smith continues his crusade against independence in science.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.