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Sex Education in High School
Sex education is a must in high school. Many sexually active students have no idea the dangers, both sexually and legally. As much as the parents of today’s kids try to abstain them from sex, high sch...
Frank White4 months ago
The Importance of Madonna as a Champion of LGBTQ Rights
Madonna has been a champion for the LGBTQ community from the get-go, and the LGBTQ community has long been a champion for her. Before she was ever even famous, one of the first positive influences on ...
Hannah Pat7 months ago
XXX Feminism
Right this second, 729 people are watching porn. Right as you read this. And that’s only counting PornHub, due to their generous supply of statistics, leaving out the hundreds of other popular pornogr...
Grace Xtra9 months ago
Why Losing My Virginity Was a Bigger Deal to Everyone Else
There's this huge stigma around losing your virginity and how you need to save it for that right person. Who ever said that you need to be with the person you're going to have sex with for the rest of...
Danielle McLean10 months ago
Why Can't Women Talk About Sex?
Why are women “slut-shamed” for talking openly about sex? It really isn’t fair. Everyone is always told that communication is so important in everything you do but then shun a female when the conversa...
Jeff Watson 10 months ago
The Dark and Light of Male Sexuality
When I looked up male sexuality on Google, what did I get? Absolutely nothing but article after article about sexual abuse, harassment, toxic masculinity, and generally just negative press about how m...
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Lena Bailey10 months ago
BDSM Is Not Abuse
I'm an abuse survivor and I've seen abusive doms. So please believe me when I say that I know the difference between abuse and BDSM. Anything that happens in consensual BDSM relationships is desired b...
Let's Talk About Porn
Funny title right? Wrong! So, I am going to tell you a story. Actually it's quite a personal one, and it has to do with Porn. Don't get too intimidated with that word, because it's not at all what you...
M Finnigan a year ago
I Would Love for You to Not
The first time I heard the word asexual it was an insult; someone who wouldn’t let a guy hit on them, someone who was a shut in. That was a few years before my best friend, while driving me from campu...
Shaunna Nelsona year ago
Science Encourages Women to Go Bra Free
Science has had women believe for centuries that a bra is a necessary component of our everyday wardrobes and that free breasts are offensive—yeah right! Some of the biggest stars like Rihanna, Kendal...
Sarah Sparksa year ago
Pubic Hair or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Muff
I have recently read Caitlin Moran's How to Be a Woman. I was struck by her chapter on body hair, specifically pubic hair and our present cultural obsession with female pubic hair (or the lack of it)....
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J.C. Mariea year ago
Learning Curve
Masturbation is a very important time in a young woman's life. However, it is very easy to get overwhelmed by the experience, especially when one is ready to upgrade to sex toys from fingers. There ar...
Mickey Finna year ago
Equal Op-porn-tunity
The porn community is working harder all the time to change their culture into a respectable industry like any other. One of the problems they are going to have to deal with is Equal Opportunity. I do...
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Jim Vigilantea year ago
Speak Up About Sex!
It’s a tragic shame that people will talk about their relationship and sexual desires with a friend or complete stranger who is some sort of professional, much more easily, more often and be more open...
Gareth Johnsona year ago
The Case Against Circumcision
It's almost one year since Jonathon Conte committed suicide. At the time of his death, Conte was 34. He lived in San Francisco. He suffered from depression. His depression was reportedly linked to his...
Brendon Coopera year ago
Defining Genderfluidity
Hi. My name is Brendon, and I am genderfluid. What does that mean? Well, first, let's talk about gender in general, and we'll get back to that. A lot of people believe gender is a binary: that there a...
Tyomi Morgana year ago
Is Your Pussy Broken?
"Maybe it really smells. Maybe it's dry as hell. Broken pussy." Rapping enthusiastically over Kalis's "Im bossy" instrumental during an open mic night in LA, Issa Rae paints a picture of what her best...