Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

The Slatest
June 22 2016 11:52 AMTrump’s Wooing of Christian Conservatives Is Not Going Well
The Slatest
June 21 2016 1:45 PMWhat Is This Draper Sterling–Trump Deal All About? We Knocked on Their Door to Find Out.
Doublex
June 7 2016 11:21 AMWhose Side Are You on? The Johnny Depp–Amber Heard split is creating some strange media bedfellows.
The XX Factor
May 17 2016 3:39 PMKhloé Offers a Glimpse Into the Spiritual Life of a Kardashian
Brow Beat
May 17 2016 5:55 AMOh, the Places You’ll Go! Offers Terrible Advice—and Is a Lousy Graduation Gift
Brow Beat
May 12 2016 9:06 AMThis Japanese Artist Was Fined for Distributing Plans to 3-D–Print Replicas of Her Vagina
Politics
April 28 2016 3:45 PMCan America’s Largest Protestant Denomination Stop Trump?The Southern Baptist Convention takes on the GOP front-runner—and itself.
The XX Factor
April 20 2016 7:30 AMI Talked to the Kid Whose Mom Used Craigslist to Find Him a Feminism Tutor, and It Got Weird
The XX Factor
April 14 2016 2:33 PMTed Cruz’s Post-Honeymoon Stockpiling of Canned Soup Isn’t Weird. It’s Endearing.
Faith-based
April 8 2016 3:05 PMAvoiding “Cold Bureaucratic Morality”“Amoris Laetitia” sums up everything that’s awesome and frustrating about Pope Francis.
Brow Beat
April 6 2016 8:02 AMThe Bizarre True Story of the Group That Seduces Philip in The Americans
The XX Factor
March 11 2016 3:41 PMGwyneth Paltrow Says Your Skincare Products Should Be Nurtured with Chants and Music
The XX Factor
March 8 2016 12:38 PMCanada Has a Critical Sperm Shortage, Proving Big Government Can't Provide Everything
The XX Factor
Feb. 29 2016 2:08 PMWhy Were All Those Guys So Weird About Mad Max’s Jenny Beavan Winning an Oscar?
Brow Beat
Feb. 23 2016 12:35 PMBachelor Ben Is a Very Religious Christian. So Why Won’t Producers Let Him Talk About It on TV?
The XX Factor
June 22 2016 10:36 AMDoes Pope Francis Really Suspect That Your Marriage Is a Total Sham?
Interrogation
June 13 2016 1:00 PM“Some Mock and Tepid Ritual of Sanctity”Connecticut Rep. Jim Himes on why the House’s moments of silence are an abomination.
Brow Beat
June 1 2016 9:26 AMYes, Tom Hiddleston Is a Crazy Good Dancer. But the Media Is Turning Him Into a Dancing Monkey.
Doublex
May 17 2016 2:06 PMHow Brands Get the Most Out of TrollsWhen bigoted weirdos attack progressive ad campaigns, everybody wins.
Cover Story
May 15 2016 8:02 PMCan the Christian Left Be a Real Political Force?Trump’s rise has thrown the religious right into turmoil. How Democrats could become the party of God.
The XX Factor
May 9 2016 3:27 PMWhy the Osbourne Split Feels Sadder Than Your Typical Celebrity Divorce
The XX Factor
April 25 2016 2:10 PMBeyoncé’s Lemonade Is a Master Class in Using Art to Manage Gossip
The XX Factor
April 19 2016 11:31 AMWhy the Pope Brought 12 Syrian Refugees Home to the Vatican
Books
April 12 2016 10:55 AMStories for the Square GirlsBeverly Cleary’s unjustly forgotten teen novels tell simple stories of first love.
The XX Factor
April 6 2016 1:58 PMEverything You Need to Know About the Feud Between Sarah Palin and Azealia Banks
Books
April 4 2016 9:00 AMDummies for DummiesHappy 25th birthday to the perfect guides for when all you know is that you know nothing.
The XX Factor
March 11 2016 2:03 PMShould Bristol Palin Share Custody of Her Baby While She’s Breastfeeding? It’s Complicated.
Brow Beat
March 4 2016 12:51 PM50 Years After “Bigger Than Jesus,” We Forget How Shocking the Rest of That Beatles Interview Was
Culturebox
Feb. 25 2016 5:21 AMIn Defense of Small TalkIt’s not shallow, boring, or offensive. It’s a crucial social lubricant as valuable as wine or laughter.
The XX Factor
Feb. 22 2016 1:27 PMReports of Subway Sex Crimes Are Up—and That’s a Good Thing

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