Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham Ruth Graham

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

Medical Examiner
Dec. 7 2017 3:53 PMYou Don’t Need to Change Your Birth Control Method Due to the New Study on Cancer RiskYou can, of course. But big studies like this are more relevant to public health, not personal health.
The XX Factor
Nov. 30 2017 2:30 PMWhy Garrison Keillor’s Fall From Grace Feels Particularly Queasy-Making
The XX Factor
Nov. 17 2017 2:16 PMThese Are Probably the Awesome Fox Tights Radhika Jones Wore to Conde Nast
The XX Factor
Nov. 14 2017 10:13 AMOne Group That Thinks Grown Men “Courting” Teen Girls Is Natural? Fundamentalist Home-Schoolers.
The XX Factor
Nov. 8 2017 4:21 PMThis Woman Responded to a Local Legislator’s Sexist Facebook Post by Running for His Seat—and Winning
The XX Factor
Nov. 1 2017 6:58 PMMaybe Tom Brady and Trump Are Friends Because They Both Have Daffy Beliefs About Health and Wellness
The XX Factor
Oct. 26 2017 12:33 PMWhy the NYT Piece About Moms Whose Sons Were Accused of Campus Rape Felt So Unsatisfying
Brow Beat
Oct. 16 2017 7:03 PMYA Novel About “Mob Mentalities” Punished After Online Backlash
Better Life Lab
Oct. 13 2017 10:00 AMCan You Download Your Way to a Better Life?
The XX Factor
Oct. 5 2017 11:26 AMWhy the Internet Is Full of Feminist Quotes Falsely Attributed to Gloria Steinem
The XX Factor
Sept. 29 2017 12:10 PMThe E! Reality Show The Girls Next Door Was the Best Thing Hugh Hefner Ever Gave Us
Brow Beat
Sept. 21 2017 12:32 PMA Wave of Prophecies That the World Is Ending Saturday May Not Be Correct, It Turns Out
The XX Factor
Sept. 14 2017 6:35 PMTed Cruz’s New Chill, Sex-Positive Persona Is All Well and Good. It’s Also Preposterous.
Faith-based
Sept. 11 2017 4:45 PMCould Father Mychal Judge Be the First Gay Saint?Inside the fractious campaign to canonize the 9/11 icon.
The XX Factor
Sept. 1 2017 12:41 PMSchool Supply Lists Have Gotten Ridiculously Long and Expensive. Here’s Why.
Screen Time
Dec. 7 2017 8:30 AMYep, the Purple Teletubby Was Gay
The XX Factor
Nov. 27 2017 1:12 PMPrince Harry and Meghan Markle Make the Story of Will and Kate Seem Like a Real Snooze
The XX Factor
Nov. 16 2017 10:14 AMIt’s Astonishing That It Took This Long for the Bill Clinton Moment of Reckoning to Arrive
The XX Factor
Nov. 10 2017 2:32 PMHere’s What Happened When “Pro-Life” House Republicans Tried to Make Adoption More Expensive
Brow Beat
Nov. 2 2017 3:08 PMMeryl Streep Once Said Dustin Hoffman Groped Her Breast the First Time They Met
The XX Factor
Oct. 27 2017 2:13 PMIt’s Time to Admit That Allowing Men Into the Workplace Was a Mistake
The XX Factor
Oct. 17 2017 4:39 PMWhy the #MeToo Moment Is Liberating, Dispiriting, and Uncomfortable All at Once
Books
Oct. 13 2017 3:37 PMThe Most Shocking Thing About Ivana Trump’s New Parenting MemoirIt’s good.
Books
Oct. 12 2017 4:31 PMBernie Sanders, King of YA LitHow did his latest political manifesto become a young adult best-seller?
Brow Beat
Oct. 5 2017 9:53 AMKazuo Ishiguro Wins the Nobel Prize for Literature
The XX Factor
Sept. 21 2017 6:22 PMIt’s Hard Not to Feel a Bit Wary About Ivanka Revealing Her Postpartum Depression on Dr. Oz
Always Right
Sept. 20 2017 5:50 AMHow Do You Create Attentive, Responsible Teens? Give ’Em Jobs!
Jurisprudence
Sept. 13 2017 1:50 PMToo Little Integrity, Too LateAt the second meeting of Trump’s voter fraud commission, a handful of panelists developed the capacity to feel shame.
The XX Factor
Sept. 8 2017 2:53 PMA U.K. Store Will Stop Labeling Its Kids Clothes as “Boys” and “Girls.” But It’s Not About the Kids.
The Slatest
Aug. 29 2017 7:15 PMWhy the Outrage About Joel Osteen’s Houston Megachurch Might Be Overblown

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