Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

Faith-based
June 19 2018 3:27 PM“The Most Dangerous Place for a Child to Be Is Inside the Womb of a Woman Inside a Planned Parenthood Clinic”Why the evangelical nonprofit Focus on the Family isn’t focusing on families at the border.
Faith-based
June 13 2018 8:14 PMMike Pence Gave a Trump Stump Speech to a Crowd of Southern Baptists, and It Didn’t Go Over Very Well
Faith-based
June 8 2018 11:39 AMScott Pruitt Got Mocked for Calling Chick-fil-A a “Franchise of Faith.” He Was Right.
Faith-based
June 1 2018 8:30 AMThe Historic Downfall of Paige PattersonThe religious leader has long helped normalize sexist attitudes in the Southern Baptist community. Now his career may finally be done.
Brow Beat
May 22 2018 6:04 PMThe Parenting Internet Is up in Arms About a Movie Critics Say “Grooms” Children for Sexual AbuseThey have a point.
Family
May 16 2018 3:19 PMMeghan Markle’s Extended Family Won’t Stop Making TV Appearances and the Spectacle Is Captivating
Moneybox
May 11 2018 10:00 AMThe End Is NighAmerican Bible Society has almost fulfilled its original mission. What’s next?
Family
May 7 2018 4:27 PMMelania’s “Be Best” Campaign Sure Sounds Like a Direct Rebuke to Her Husband
Family
April 26 2018 4:32 PMThe U.K. Is Facing Another Charlie Gard Case in 23-Month-Old Alfie Evans
The Goods
April 12 2018 1:08 PMA Review of the Very Extra Chair Designed by Neri Oxman That Allegedly Seduced Brad Pitt
Medical Examiner
April 5 2018 12:17 PMAbortion Reversal Seems Possible. We Still Shouldn’t Promote It.An extremely small percentage of women regret starting a medication abortion. This can help them, but it shouldn’t be pushed on everyone.
Family
March 30 2018 5:55 AMWhat’s Really Going on With Melania’s “Anti-Cyberbullying Campaign”?We investigate.
The Slatest
March 19 2018 5:34 PMHow Is It Possible To Read 6,000 Words of Deep Reporting on Hope Hicks and Still Not Really Understand Her at All?
Family
March 13 2018 10:56 AMWell, Here’s a Somewhat Baffling Apartment Therapy Piece About a Large Family That Lives in a School Bus
Downtime
March 7 2018 3:56 PMRussell Crowe’s “Divorce Auction” Offers a Strange and Mesmerizing Portrait of Russell Crowe
Faith-based
June 15 2018 11:36 AMJeff Sessions Cherry-Picked a Bible Passage to Defend Trump’s Immigration PolicyHere’s why he’s wrong.
Faith-based
June 11 2018 9:09 AMMany Church Services Are Now a Sea of iPhones. And Clergy Members Think That’s Great.
Downtime
June 4 2018 3:32 PMFrom “Fameball” to “Change Activist”A closer look at Julia Allison’s new-agey 2018 persona.
Family
May 31 2018 5:57 AMChoosing Life With Down SyndromeAfter prenatal testing shows a fetus is at risk, families are faced with a profound decision. The national abortion debate is making it even harder on them.
Faith-based
May 18 2018 5:02 PMA Fake Site Posted an Apology for the Mormon Church’s History of Racism. Black Mormons Wish It Was Real.
Faith-based
May 14 2018 5:55 AMThe Pundit PastorHow Robert Jeffress became one of the most influential Trump supporters in Christendom.
Faith-based
May 10 2018 3:25 PM“I’ve Never in My Ministry Counseled That Anybody Seek a Divorce”Why it’s momentous that Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson has drawn fire from his community not for his actions but for his words.
Faith-based
May 3 2018 3:25 PMThis Year’s Met Costume Exhibit and Gala Required Actual Negotiation With the Vatican
Life
April 24 2018 2:25 PMAt Melania’s First State Dinner, There Will Be Many Sweet Pea Stems but Zero Congressional Democrats
Faith-based
April 11 2018 4:14 PMWhy It’s a Big Deal That Evangelical Pastor Bill Hybels Just Quit Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Faith-based
April 4 2018 12:57 PMGWU Is Conducting a Seminar on “Christian Privilege” and Right-Wing Media Is Very Displeased
Faith-based
March 22 2018 1:00 PMChad Veach and the Media’s Long Love Affair With Hipster Pastors
School
March 14 2018 7:01 PMHere’s What It Was Like at a Student Walkout in Relatively Gun-Friendly New Hampshire
Faith-based
March 9 2018 11:36 AMLarry Nassar’s First Accuser Rachael Denhollander Is Taking on Another Big Target
Family
Feb. 28 2018 5:56 PMIt’s Outrageous to Prosecute Moms Whose Children Die Due to Incorrectly Installed Car Seats

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