Liza Mundy

Liza Mundy is the director of the Breadwinners and Caregivers Program at the New America Foundation and the author of The Richer Sex.

The XX Factor
Nov. 3 2009 3:52 PMThe Obamas Don't Have a Post-Feminist Marriage
The XX Factor
Sept. 14 2009 5:06 PMRomper Recollections
The XX Factor
July 2 2009 4:15 PMThe Rise of the Empty Nesters
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June 16 2009 6:07 PMA House Not Completely Divided
Xx factor Xxtra
Oct. 14 2008 3:19 PMMichelle and MeThe trials of being an Obama biographer.
Books
Aug. 22 2007 4:05 PMThe Quinceañera CrazeWhat is the real message of the coming-of-age bash?
Culturebox
Sept. 29 2005 4:53 PMAll Too ConceivableThe reality behind NBC's new fertility clinic soap opera.
Medical Examiner
May 31 2005 11:50 AMOut of the Freezer, Into the FamilyThe booming, and bizarre, business of embryo adoption.
Hey, Wait A Minute
June 1 2004 3:29 PMDubious ConceptionsWhy concerns that Plan B may harm the youngest teens are greatly exaggerated.
The XX Factor
Sept. 16 2009 9:54 AMThe Widow Effect
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July 13 2009 9:28 AMGroves of Academic Anxiety
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June 19 2009 4:35 PMLet Us Now Praise Helpful Wives
The XX Factor
June 15 2009 11:18 AMUp is Even For 11-Year-Old Boys
Politics
Aug. 25 2008 7:13 AMIf You Knew Barack Like She Knows BarackHow Michelle Obama will humanize her husband in tonight's speech.
Science
May 3 2006 10:20 AMWhat's Really Behind the Plunge in Teen Pregnancy?It's time to look at boys' contributions.
Medical Examiner
July 12 2005 9:57 AMCaution: Student ClonerIn training on the frontier of reproductive science.
Medical Examiner
Nov. 3 2004 3:02 PMHow Do IVF Babies Turn Out?Fertility specialists confront disturbing evidence.
Culturebox
Feb. 5 2004 12:46 PMHazy ConceptionsPro-choice activists are flummoxed by the high-tech baby-making industry.

TODAY IN SLATE

Politics

Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore, and Schools Are Getting Worried

The Good Wife Is Cynical, Thrilling, and Grown-Up. It’s Also TV’s Best Drama.

  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 19 2014 9:15 PM Chris Christie, Better Than Ever
  Business
Moneybox
Sept. 19 2014 6:35 PM Pabst Blue Ribbon is Being Sold to the Russians, Was So Over Anyway
  Life
Atlas Obscura
Sept. 19 2014 1:10 PM Ascension Island: Home of Lava Fields, a False Forest, and the World's Worst Golf Course
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 3:07 PM Everything Is a "Women's Issue"
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Sept. 19 2014 12:00 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? The Slatest editor tells us to read well-informed skepticism, media criticism, and more.
  Arts
Brow Beat
Sept. 19 2014 4:48 PM You Should Be Listening to Sbtrkt
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 5:03 PM White House Chief Information Officer Will Run U.S. Ebola Response
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 19 2014 5:09 PM Did America Get Fat by Drinking Diet Soda?   A high-profile study points the finger at artificial sweeteners.
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.