Melinda Henneberger

Melinda Henneberger is a Slate contributor and the author of If They Only Listened to Us: What Women Voters Want Politicians To Hear.

Xx factor Xxtra
Nov. 24 2008 6:56 PMLose-Lose on AbortionObama's threat to Catholic hospitals and their very serious counterthreat.
Xx factor Xxtra
Oct. 13 2008 11:54 AMPro-Life and Pro-ObamaWomen who are giving up on the GOP.
Assessment
Aug. 14 2008 12:46 PMMcCain's BFFLindsey Graham may be more valuable as McCain's running buddy than as his running mate.
Family
June 10 2008 1:14 PMAn Affair To RememberShe was 82. He was 95. They had dementia. They fell in love. And then they started having sex.
Books
May 2 2008 7:07 AMSpring Books in BriefWhat Slate's reading this spring.
First Mates
April 14 2008 7:29 AMFor Better or for WorseWhy the Clintons will stay married, win or lose.
Politics
March 21 2008 7:12 PMAnd Speaking of Perfect Unions …What if Hillary Clinton gave a speech about gender? (And why she won't.)
Books
Feb. 1 2008 7:29 AMWinter BooksWhat Slate is reading this winter.
Politics
Jan. 28 2008 6:17 PMThat Old Kennedy MagicTed Kennedy's roof-raising endorsement of Barack Obama.
First Mates
Dec. 20 2007 3:34 PMElizabeth and the Big HouseInside the Edwards marriage.
First Mates
Oct. 26 2007 10:14 AMThe Obama MarriageHow does it work for Michelle Obama?
Faith-based
Oct. 4 2007 3:41 PMWith Malice Toward NunsThe priest sex-abuse scandal claims some new, elderly victims.
The Breakfast Table
July 2 2002 12:03 PMAs Seen on TV
The Breakfast Table
July 1 2002 1:45 PMMaureen's Bane
Press Box
June 3 2002 3:21 PMVow of SilenceThe Vatican's death grip on the news.
First Mates
Oct. 23 2008 6:15 PM… or for WorseWhy American politicians have such rotten marriages.
Xx factor Xxtra
Aug. 26 2008 5:34 PMThe E-Harmony ElectionWhen did voting become like dating? And when did it become like dating yourself?
Faith-based
June 27 2008 7:03 PMHow Sally Quinn Made Me a Better CatholicThe strange Tim-Russert-funeral, communion-blogging controversy.
Xx factor Xxtra
June 9 2008 7:16 PMWe Will SurviveRumors of the death of feminism are greatly exaggerated.
Politics
May 1 2008 5:33 PMHillary for Mother SuperiorWhy Catholics prefer Clinton to Obama.
Reading List
April 12 2008 7:20 AMYour Papal Homework AssignmentPrepare for the pope's America visit with these books, articles, and Web sites about him and the Catholic Church.
Tv Club
March 11 2008 11:48 AMWeek 10: Sometimes It's the Stuff That Actually Happened That's the Least Convincing
First Mates
Jan. 29 2008 2:46 PMShoots Bear, Submits to HusbandThe fascinating marriage of Mike and Janet Huckabee.
First Mates
Dec. 21 2007 7:26 AMOne for the Price of TwoWhy Elizabeth Edwards isn't Hillary Clinton.
First Mates
Oct. 29 2007 7:31 AMThe Obama MarriageWhat it could mean for his presidency.
First Mates
Oct. 26 2007 10:14 AMFirst MatesIntroducing a new Slate series about the marriages of the presidential candidates.
The Breakfast Table
July 3 2002 5:04 PMAuthentic Catholics
The Breakfast Table
July 2 2002 10:49 AMWhy Has Kim Cattrall Dieted Her Breasts Off?
The Breakfast Table
July 1 2002 11:07 AMComebacks via the Holiday Inn
Home Fires
May 23 2002 5:37 PMMy Priest, the Child MolesterWhy was the congregation so quick to forgive him?

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