Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

Ruth Graham is a regular Slate contributor. She lives in New Hampshire.

The XX Factor
Dec. 29 2016 2:42 PMBask in the Bracing Unsentimentality of Vesna Vulovic, the Only Person to Survive a 1972 Plane Crash
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Dec. 22 2016 2:53 PMThe Strange History of Faithless Electors Casting Their Votes for Women
The XX Factor
Dec. 21 2016 1:55 PMVial of Catholic Saint’s Blood Fails to Liquefy on Schedule, More Evidence 2016 Is Cursed
Politics
Dec. 15 2016 3:39 PMWhy Hillary Clinton Bombed With White Evangelical VotersAs with Wisconsin, she didn’t show up.
The XX Factor
Dec. 8 2016 12:01 PMSofia Vergara’s Frozen Embryos, “Emma” and “Isabella,” Are Suing Her
Books
Dec. 5 2016 8:04 AMTwo-Thousand Years of GrinchesHand-wringing over Christmas has been going on since the Christ child left the manger.
The XX Factor
Nov. 30 2016 2:54 PMVaccine Skeptics Are Excited About Donald Trump’s Presidency
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Nov. 21 2016 3:39 PMPope Francis Extends Abortion Forgiveness Powers to Regular Priests
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Nov. 16 2016 2:16 PMPrivate School Parents Are Keeping Austin Weird—and Unsafe—by Not Vaccinating Their Kids
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Nov. 9 2016 1:48 AMA Lament for Hillary Clinton, the Woman
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Nov. 7 2016 9:00 AMThe Post-Election Plans of People Who Are Even More Exhausted by This Whole Godforsaken Thing Than You Are
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Nov. 2 2016 12:21 PMNoted Progressive Pope Francis Says Women Will Probably Never Become Priests
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Oct. 26 2016 2:13 PMMoms Have Way More Influence Over Their Children’s Religious Lives Than Dads
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Oct. 20 2016 1:53 PMIf You Want Your Teenage Kids to Eat Healthy, Try Reverse Psychology
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Oct. 13 2016 11:38 AMLiberty University Students Are Fed Up With Jerry Falwell Jr.’s Support for Trump
The XX Factor
Dec. 28 2016 3:33 PMWhat Happens When More Than a Million People RSVP to a 15-Year-Old’s Birthday Party
Open Source Holiday
Dec. 21 2016 4:25 PMHolidays Got You Down? Try Attending a “Blue Christmas” Service
The XX Factor
Dec. 16 2016 12:41 PMIvanka Trump’s Role As “First Lady” Wouldn’t Be As Weird As It Seems
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Dec. 14 2016 2:55 PMAnna Wintour, a Clinton Supporter, Met With Her Old Friend Donald Trump This Week
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Dec. 7 2016 11:49 AMExtreme Anti-Abortion “Heartbeat” Bill Passes Ohio State Legislature in Wave of Trump Optimism
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Dec. 1 2016 12:32 PMTeachers Say Trump’s Election Is Terrifying Their Students
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Nov. 23 2016 8:36 AMThe Election Has Revealed One Thing Gwyneth Paltrow and Slavoj Žižek Have in Common
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Nov. 17 2016 12:58 PMThere’s a New Twist in the Ongoing Legal Battle Over Sofia Vergara’s Frozen Embryos
The XX Factor
Nov. 9 2016 12:04 PMMuslim Women Are Now Afraid to Wear the Hijab in Public
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Nov. 8 2016 12:13 PMWatch Hundreds Gather at Susan B. Anthony’s Grave to Honor Her Dream
The XX Factor
Nov. 3 2016 5:22 PMEvangelicals Love Christian Lifestyle Bloggers—Until They Start Supporting LGBTQ Rights
Normal
Oct. 26 2016 2:41 PMIs It Tacky to Display Books You Have No Intention of Reading?
Faith-based
Oct. 25 2016 2:38 PMIn the Whore’s ClutchesHow anti-Catholic cartoonist Jack Chick became a figure of camp fascination.
The XX Factor
Oct. 19 2016 3:35 PMThe Most Unusual Thing About Vogue’s Clinton Endorsement? It Barely Mentions You-Know-Who.
Doublex
Oct. 13 2016 9:37 AMThe Myth of Abortion RegretWomen are certain about their decisions. More certain, in fact, than people getting knee surgery.

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