Rachel Shteir

Rachel Shteir is the author ofStriptease: The Untold History of the Girlie Show. She is working on a book about kleptomania.

Dec. 26 2008 11:07 AMExit PlaywrightHarold Pinter, 1930-2008.
Oct. 17 2005 6:26 PMThe Nobel FoolHarold Pinter's strident politics.
July 19 2005 8:10 AMStrippers Are UsThe sexual naiveté of Pretty Things,HBO's new documentary on burlesque.
This Just In
March 10 2006 5:44 PMFormer Bush Aide Charged in Felony TheftClaude Allen had recently resigned as White House domestic-policy adviser.
Oct. 6 2005 4:59 PMAugust WilsonWhat is his legacy, really?
July 15 2005 7:19 AMTo Catch a ThiefInside the loss-prevention industry.


Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

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

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

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

160 Countries Host Marches to Demand Action on Climate Change


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. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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The XX Factor
Sept. 19 2014 4:58 PM Steubenville Gets the Lifetime Treatment (And a Cheerleader Erupts Into Flames)
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Tv Club
Sept. 21 2014 1:15 PM The Slate Doctor Who Podcast: Episode 5  A spoiler-filled discussion of "Time Heist."
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2014 2:00 PM Colin Farrell Will Star in True Detective’s Second Season
Future Tense
Sept. 19 2014 6:31 PM The One Big Problem With the Enormous New iPhone
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Bad Astronomy
Sept. 21 2014 8:00 AM An Astronaut’s Guided Video Tour of Earth
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.