Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

The XX Factor
March 16 2017 3:28 PMIvana Trump’s Parenting Memoir Promises to Be Shadier Than the Shadow of Trump Tower
Brow Beat
March 15 2017 7:33 AMA Magazine for Toddlers Printed a Picture of Same-Sex Parents, and No One Seemed to Notice
The XX Factor
March 8 2017 4:51 PM5-Year-Old Edith Fuller Will Be the Youngest, Cutest National Spelling Bee Contestant Ever
The XX Factor
March 2 2017 4:40 PMGood News: Birth Control Has Become More Effective in Recent Years
The XX Factor
March 1 2017 3:35 PMThe Only Remaining Abuse Survivor on the Vatican’s Anti-Abuse Commission Just Quit
The XX Factor
Feb. 22 2017 4:29 PMTrump’s Federal Hiring Freeze Is Worsening the Military’s Child Care Crisis
The XX Factor
Feb. 15 2017 1:33 PMObamacare Saved Marriages From “Medical Divorce”
The XX Factor
Feb. 8 2017 2:58 PMJill Biden’s Rate My Professors Page Is a Strangely Comforting Place in Perilous Times
The Slatest
Feb. 2 2017 6:18 PMWhy So Many People Think Eli Whitney, Inventor of the Cotton Gin, Was Black
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.
The XX Factor
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.
The XX Factor
Jan. 5 2017 12:59 PMNew NIH Guidelines on Infant Exposure to Peanuts Upend Years of Parental Paranoia
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
The XX Factor
March 15 2017 4:49 PMComparing Abortion to the Holocaust Has a Long History in the Pro-Life Movement
The XX Factor
March 9 2017 6:52 PMHey, Prince Harry: Hurry Up and Marry Meghan Markle Already
Doublex
March 6 2017 5:45 AMMade in the USAAmericans may think of International Women’s Day as a sentimental export from abroad—but this week’s global strike is a throwback to its real history.
Doublex
March 2 2017 2:02 PMWaiting for ICE to StrikeAn American college student knows her parents could be deported any day—and if they are, she’ll need to leave to take care of her family.
The XX Factor
Feb. 23 2017 2:19 PMArizona Gov. Hopeful Noah Dyer Wants Honesty in Politics—on Everything
The XX Factor
Feb. 16 2017 12:42 PMRefugee Resettlement Agencies Are Losing Jobs and Vital Expertise Under Trump
The XX Factor
Feb. 9 2017 1:51 PMGE Publicly Commits to Hiring More Women With a Gorgeous Ad Directed by Nicole Holofcener
Culturebox
Feb. 6 2017 10:11 AMLong OverdueWhy public libraries are finally eliminating the late-return fine.
The XX Factor
Feb. 1 2017 2:02 PMTurks and Caicos Isn’t Just a Caribbean Paradise. It’s Also a Matriarchy.
The XX Factor
Jan. 18 2017 4:32 PMSerena Williams Is Not Here for Your Celebrity Engagement Narrative
The XX Factor
Jan. 17 2017 2:03 PMDoes Being a Feminist Mean Being Pro-Choice? The Women’s March on Washington Says Yes.
The XX Factor
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
The XX Factor
Jan. 4 2017 1:38 PMThe First Hasidic Woman Elected to Public Office in the U.S. Started Work This Week
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

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