Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

Brow Beat
Sept. 23 2016 2:30 PMThe New Concert Film Let Hope Rise Is Pitching Itself as a “Theatrical Worship Experience.” What Does That Mean?
The Next 20
Sept. 22 2016 11:00 AMOne of Us“Stars—They’re Just Like Us” and the future of always-“on” celebrity coverage.
The XX Factor
Sept. 13 2016 1:38 PMMiley Cyrus Forswears the Red Carpet Because “People Are Starving”
The XX Factor
Sept. 1 2016 3:12 PMA Lot of Mothers Regret the Names They Gave Their Children, According to a New Survey
Faith-based
Aug. 23 2016 12:26 PMHello GoodbyeThe author of a best-selling abstinence manifesto is reconsidering the lessons he taught to millions.
The XX Factor
Aug. 15 2016 2:07 PMAnthony Weiner’s Back at It Again With the Saucy Twitter DMs
The XX Factor
Aug. 4 2016 6:28 PMVogue Says It’s Time to Feel Bad About Your Wrinkly Cleavage
Doublex
July 28 2016 10:09 AMStill UnwrittenAfter a quarter-century in the spotlight, Chelsea Clinton has never told us who she is. That could change Thursday night.
The XX Factor
July 22 2016 10:16 AMThe GOP Convention Barely Tried to Pretend Trump Cares About Abortion, Sexuality, or God
The XX Factor
July 19 2016 6:00 PMTiffany Trump’s Forgotten Pop Single Is a Perfect Theme Song for the Republican Convention
Brow Beat
July 12 2016 4:04 PMObama Has Flown Flags at Half-Staff More Than Any Other President. Why?
The XX Factor
July 5 2016 2:36 PMConspiracy Theorists Claim Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston’s Romance Is Elaborate Performance Art
The XX Factor
June 29 2016 4:36 PMEvangelical Christians Are Not Happy About Trump’s Silence on the Texas Abortion Ruling
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.
The XX Factor
Sept. 22 2016 11:53 AMWelp, the Jolie-Pitt Divorce Got Real Depressing Real Fast
Culturebox
Sept. 20 2016 5:14 PMBrangelexit Is the Tabloid Industry’s Greatest TriumphGossip rags have been feverishly sounding Brangelina’s death knell for years. How did they know?
The XX Factor
Sept. 6 2016 4:06 PMThe Jokes About Rob Lowe’s 16-Year-Old Sex Partner at His Comedy Central Roast Were Kind of Gross
The XX Factor
Aug. 25 2016 4:55 PMPro-Life Activists Sue Chicago for the Right to Use Disturbing Tactics Outside Abortion Clinics
Future Tense
Aug. 17 2016 2:45 PMWhen a Roomba Goes Up Against Animal Poop, No One Wins
Five-ring Circus
Aug. 10 2016 1:20 AMNo Tears, No Drama, No DoubtNBC’s usual anxiety-amping tricks were no match for the greatness of the U.S. women’s gymnastics team.
The XX Factor
July 29 2016 12:25 AMChelsea Clinton Shows the Trump Kids How It’s Done
The XX Factor
July 26 2016 11:11 PMHow the DNC Is Subtly Rebuking Donald Trump’s Mockery of a Disabled Reporter
The XX Factor
July 20 2016 8:39 AMTiffany Trump’s Sad, Vague Tribute to Her Distant Father
The XX Factor
July 18 2016 3:09 PMKim Kardashian’s Snapchat Campaign Against Taylor Swift Is Some Serious Gender Jujitsu
Doublex
July 7 2016 9:00 AM100 Percent Positive NewsHow Closer magazine creates analog clickbait for celebrity-obsessed older women.
The XX Factor
July 1 2016 1:59 PMJudi Dench Gets Cliché Tattoo, Proves She’s Human After All
The XX Factor
June 28 2016 3:34 PMTuesday’s New York Times Crossword Has a “Hateful” 31 Down. Why So Clueless?
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.

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