Michelle Goldberg
Michelle Goldberg Michelle Goldberg

Michelle Goldberg is a columnist for Slate and the author, most recently, of The Goddess Pose.

The Slatest
Jan. 19 2017 11:54 PM“We Stand United” Was the Celebrity Rally Trump Wishes He Could Have
Politics
Jan. 14 2017 1:51 PMDemocrats Should Follow John Lewis’ LeadHe questioned Trump’s legitimacy, but for too many others the forms of democracy seem to matter more than the thing itself.
Doublex
Dec. 27 2016 2:16 PMThe Empire Strikes BackWe thought women would break new ground in 2016. We were wrong.
Politics
Dec. 16 2016 8:08 PMThis Time, Obama’s Calm in a Crisis Isn’t HelpingHe has his dignity and his faith in civic norms. Republicans have the government.
Politics
Dec. 8 2016 5:41 PMThe Faith of the Faithless ElectorsWill enough of them go rogue to stop Donald Trump? Probably not. But the effort alone gives you hope.
Politics
Nov. 22 2016 1:45 PMDemocratic Politics Have to Be “Identity Politics”Ignore the PC backlash. Under Trump, the Democratic Party needs to focus on the concerns of its most vulnerable members.
Politics
Nov. 11 2016 3:54 PMMore Democrats Should Be Talking Like Harry Reid Right NowHe acknowledged the terror many Americans are feeling.
The XX Factor
Nov. 9 2016 2:24 PMDonald Trump’s Victory Proves That America Hates Women
Doublex
Oct. 26 2016 2:06 PMHas the Republican Feminist Awakening Begun?A testy exchange between Newt Gingrich and Megyn Kelly was the GOP gender war in miniature.
Doublex
Oct. 18 2016 11:20 AMThe Triggered ElectorateDonald Trump has a unique and sickening ability to resurface women’s memories of abuse and trauma.
Doublex
Oct. 9 2016 1:41 PMJuanita Broaddrick’s Rape Allegations Are Credible. Her Attacks on Hillary Clinton Are Not.Least credible of all? Trump’s likely use of Broaddrick to argue that he’s the anti-rape candidate.
Politics
Oct. 7 2016 6:52 PMOur Degrading Election Gets the Catchphrase It Deserves“Grab them by the pussy” is Trump’s “47 percent” moment, only so much worse.
The XX Factor
Oct. 4 2016 8:50 PMElena Ferrante, Lionel Shriver, and the Artist’s Right to Cultural Appropriation
The XX Factor
Sept. 27 2016 12:54 AMAt the First Presidential Debate, Hillary Proves She’s Got This
The Next 20
Sept. 15 2016 9:15 AMThe Folly of Ralph NaderIn the 2000 election, the high priest of anti-consumerism turned politics into the very thing he hated most.
Politics
Jan. 19 2017 2:36 PMDemocrats Have Finally Learned to Fight Like RepublicansTheir inauguration boycott is delegitimizing Donald Trump.
Politics
Jan. 12 2017 9:28 AM“This Evil Is All Around Us”Trump’s pick for the CIA, Mike Pompeo, sees foreign policy as a vehicle for holy war.
Politics
Dec. 22 2016 3:47 PMWhy Did Planned Parenthood Supporters Vote Trump?A series of maddening focus groups suggest Clinton made it easier for voters to reconcile themselves to Trump.
Politics
Dec. 16 2016 11:10 AMLessons for Fighting a Demagogue, From the People Who Survived a PlagueHow the AIDS movement has given birth to the Trump resistance.
Politics
Dec. 6 2016 2:04 PMThe Smearing of Keith Ellison Reveals the Warped Priorities of the Israel LobbyThe attacks on the would-be DNC chairman are undermining an ally of Jews in America.
Politics
Nov. 15 2016 7:02 PMWhy the Democrats Need Keith EllisonThe candidate for DNC chairman wants to lead an anti-Trump resistance, not search for areas of cooperation.
The XX Factor
Nov. 10 2016 3:19 PMAfter Brexit, Tolerant Britons Adopted a Simple Symbol of Solidarity. We Should, Too.
Doublex
Oct. 28 2016 2:41 PMThe Marriage PlotDemocrats will need white women to resist their husbands’ appeals for Trump.
Cover Story
Oct. 23 2016 8:00 PMRepublican Women Feel Betrayed by Their PartyThey won’t soon forget it—even after Trump is finished.
The XX Factor
Oct. 10 2016 12:52 AMHillary Clinton Was a Model of Grace and Poise Throughout a Disgusting Ordeal
The Slatest
Oct. 8 2016 10:02 PMTrump Supporters Rallying Outside Trump Tower Still Think He’s Going to Be President
The XX Factor
Oct. 5 2016 11:40 AMDon’t Forget! Trump/Pence Is the Ticket of Forced Birth
The XX Factor
Sept. 29 2016 5:08 PMHow Donald Trump Measures a Woman’s Worth
Doublex
Sept. 23 2016 6:00 AMFear, Anxiety, and Depression in the Age of TrumpTherapists and their patients are struggling to cope amid the national nervous breakdown that is the 2016 election.
Doublex
Sept. 14 2016 1:04 PMDonald Trump’s Family Policy Is TerribleIt’s also great news for American families.

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