“I’m Going to a Condom Conference in New Orleans!”L.V. Anderson and her editor Allison Benedikt talk about the challenges of reporting on condom development, conducting lambskin experiments, and more.
“You Can Call Me Laura”Here are L.V. Anderson’s favorite reads from Slate this week, from #teamweasel to the discovery of thiamin.
Jessica Williams Called Herself “Underqualified” for the Daily Show Gig—and It’s OK If She’s Right
Slate Voice: “Why Don’t We Have a Better Condom?”Listen to Slate’s L.V. Anderson read her story on the world of condoms.
I Owe a Great Deal of My Health and Happiness to Latex CondomsSo why did I spend months on a story about why they suck?
The XX Factor
This Drug for Binge-Eating Disorder May Be Shady. That Doesn’t Mean the Disease Isn't Real.
Watch Meryl and J.Lo Nearly Fall Out of Their Chairs for Patricia Arquette’s Feminist Oscar Speech
How Ferguson Changed America A year ago Darren Wilson killed Michael Brown. What has followed has been the greatest national reckoning on racism since the beating of Rodney King.
Donald Trump Said It’s “Disgusting” to Pump Milk in Front of Colleagues. So We Found A Lady Who Did.
What Happened at Slate This Week? Aisha Harris rounds up some shocking, informative, and hilarious reads.
What Happens When We Get It Wrong? Slate’s Corrections Czar Talks About Our Policy on Errors and Typos.
The Unusual Mind of Clarice Lispector The Brazilian writer’s Complete Stories reveals she was a genius on the level of Nabokov.
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