Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

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Feb. 1 2017 2:02 PMTurks and Caicos Isn’t Just a Caribbean Paradise. It’s Also a Matriarchy.
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Jan. 18 2017 4:32 PMSerena Williams Is Not Here for Your Celebrity Engagement Narrative
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Jan. 17 2017 2:03 PMDoes Being a Feminist Mean Being Pro-Choice? The Women’s March on Washington Says Yes.
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Jan. 11 2017 2:53 PMLike So Many Mass Shooters, the Fort Lauderdale Suspect Has a History of Domestic Violence
Brow Beat
Jan. 11 2017 12:00 AMWhat a 2003 Documentary About Rich Kids Tells Us About Ivanka Trump’s Coming of Age
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Jan. 4 2017 1:38 PMThe First Hasidic Woman Elected to Public Office in the U.S. Started Work This Week
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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
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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
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Nov. 9 2016 12:04 PMMuslim Women Are Now Afraid to Wear the Hijab in Public
The Slatest
Jan. 29 2017 4:04 PMChristian Leaders Nearly Unanimous in Opposing Trump’s Muslim Ban
Faith-based
Jan. 18 2017 3:51 PMPresidential Acts of Mercy Are Unjust by Definition. That’s the Beauty of Them.In praise of pardons and commutations.
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Jan. 12 2017 12:46 PMUgh, the Pope Told a Story About a Woman Who Had an Abortion to Preserve Her Figure
Books
Jan. 11 2017 1:48 PMWhy This Norwegian Novelist Should Be the Next Elena FerranteIn praise of Sigrid Undset’s bewitching female-driven trilogy.
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Jan. 5 2017 12:59 PMNew NIH Guidelines on Infant Exposure to Peanuts Upend Years of Parental Paranoia
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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
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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.
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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.
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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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