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

Dealing with “Well Meaning” Slut-Shamers
abstinence / Body Image / Desire / evolutionary psychology / Feminism / Gender / media / Podcast

Dealing with “Well Meaning” Slut-Shamers

It’s Thursday and time for a #TBT vintage podcast. This one originally went up July 2014. The Christian mommy blogger who wrote “My Husband Doesn’t Need to See Your Boobs” was only the tip of the iceberg. Plenty of folks are aware that it’s inappropriate and mean to call someone a harlot directly, but it … Continue reading

Sex Positive Feminism: A How-To Guide
abstinence / Body Image / Coming Out / dating / Desire / Feminism / Gender / LGBT / media

Sex Positive Feminism: A How-To Guide

Hey friends, it’s #TBT and time for a vintage podcast. This one first went up in August of 2014. I was recently granted the rad opportunity to present at a DIY Skillshare conference in West Philadelphia and asked to share my how-to knowledge about being a sex positive feminist.  What do those words even mean? … Continue reading

Porn on CNN, Gay Best Friends, & Birth Control Subscriptions
Sex in the news / Sex Links

Porn on CNN, Gay Best Friends, & Birth Control Subscriptions

Texas lawmaker wants to force teachers to out LGBT kids. Sexist men have psychological problems, researchers find. “why I would rather travel than have kids.” Sex ed for kids on Norway TV. Is love biological or cultural? Slut shaming and sandwiches. Check out the new confession app for guilt-riddled Catholics on the go. CNN accidentally … Continue reading