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Taryn Thomasa day ago
Stop Selling the Public Lies
Something about sex work has a tendency to bring out a bunch of fake advocates who want to save people who absolutely do not need to be saved. I am not a victim because I worked or work in the porn in...
Miss Aayden20 days ago
Community Basics: A Gentle Reminder for the Alternative Lifestyle Communities
Our communities are ever-evolving and changing. New people and old hats alike always need to be aware of some of the basic guidelines we must follow as we have seen a drastic decline in old practices ...
Teela Hudak22 days ago
Why Is Talking About Sex Embarrassing?
If the thought of talking about sex brings a flush to your cheeks or a nervous flutter to your belly, then don't worry. You are not alone. Many adults are uncomfortable talking about sex, even with th...
Teela Hudak23 days ago
What Is Sex-Positivity?
There are a lot of ways to look at sexuality. People are influenced by their upbringing, culture, religion, and life experiences. Our ideas about sexuality evolve throughout our lives based on all the...
Miss Aayden3 months ago
Active Energetic Consent
There are 4 types of consent within our society and I have listed and defined them below. It is so important now, more than ever, that we look at how we see consent. This needs to be a topic of conver...
Taylor Kelly6 months ago
What You Need to Know About Sexuality and Intimate Relationships
Sexuality has been around for many of years; however, humans are the only species that shape sexuality by gender. A man has a high pitched voice—oh he’s probably gay, because he sounds “girly.” A woma...
Edward Anderson6 months ago
Shame the Slut Shamers
"Can you believe that slut fucked that dude?" That's a question that can be heard around the Village, Greenwich Village in NYC in this case, most Sunday mornings. As someone who has a gossip podcast, ...
The Untitled Body Project
If you've ever felt less than beautiful because your body doesn't fit into the endless ads of skinny women and muscular men, then you are surely not alone. International photographer, Rae Threat, has dedicated an entire art show to how cultural views affects the body images of those whose bodies do not conform to how society thinks they should be. Her work features interviews with models, ranging from adult performers to body positivity advocates, of a wide variety of genders, sizes, and identit...
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 Whitea year 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 Pata year 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 Xtra2 years 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 McLean2 years 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 2 years 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...
Lena Bailey2 years 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 2 years 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...