Pleasure, PrEP, and Paula Abdul: A Conversation with Louie Ortiz-Fonseca
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Pleasure, PrEP, and Paula Abdul: A Conversation with Louie Ortiz-Fonseca

Talking to Louie Ortiz-Fonseca is an entire pleasure. As an award-winning activist and educator, he’s got scads of knowledge to impart— and he’s the kind of bubbly, inviting personality that can get anyone to open up and share. That’s why his new project, Kikis with Louie is so brilliant. It’s a ” a YouTube series … Continue reading

James Deen is Somehow Back, Botched Labiaplasties, & Nevada’s Majority-Women Legislature
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James Deen is Somehow Back, Botched Labiaplasties, & Nevada’s Majority-Women Legislature

My latest for Philly Weekly is on Trump’s ban on transgender people in the military. Somehow James Deen is back, despite multiple rape allegations. Doctors’ ignorance of vulvas is leaving women with botched labiaplasties. Social media sites are deleting sex workers out of existence. Omaha teen leads support group for sexual assault survivors. Poster uses … Continue reading

FYI: You’re Not Helping
Body Image / Desire / evolutionary psychology / Feminism / Gender / media / Rape

FYI: You’re Not Helping

It’s #TBT and time for a vintage column. This originally went up in September of 2013. Viral is as viral does. This week’s latest: FYI (if you’re a teenage girl) Cliff Notes version: a mother of teenage boys worries about the impact of teenage girls and their selfies on her sons. She encourages females to temper the … Continue reading

ADHD, Redesigning the Speculum, & Janelle Monae Comes Out as Pansexual
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ADHD, Redesigning the Speculum, & Janelle Monae Comes Out as Pansexual

World’s first penis and scrotum transplant. A fifth of gay men have avoided intimacy because of body shame. The Trump administration is moving sex ed towards nonsensical abstinence-only models. How ADHD can affect your love life. The creators of SESTA-FOSTA don’t care about sex workers. Let’s redesign the vaginal speculum. Joy Reid pretends she never … Continue reading

Georgina Beyer, Stockholm’s Blue Penis, & Online Dating for Women with Autism
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Georgina Beyer, Stockholm’s Blue Penis, & Online Dating for Women with Autism

Why does the government need to know your gender? Dolphins cheerleader says she faced workplace harassment for her virginity. Pope apologizes to sex abuse survivors, still doesn’t get the issue. Couch sex is the best. Commission criticizes Amazon over child sex dolls. Getting back your libido after giving birth. Monogamists are less satisfied with their … Continue reading