Jane the Virgin

Pure Heart: How “Jane the Virgin” Turned Empathy into Power

Resistance onscreen can be as simple as giving space to characters who aren’t normally visible.

Risk/Reward: What if Sex-Ed Taught Teens About the Positive Parts of Sex, Too?

How different would sex-ed be if it talked about pleasure? A new psychology study shows that many teens benefit from having sex. Read more »

The Most Realistic Women on TV Are in a Wacky Accidental Pregnancy Comedy

Jane the Virgin resonates with viewers because Jane’s hopes, dreams, and worries are given real weight.  Read more »

“Jane the Virgin” Has a Surprisingly Progressive Take on Sex

The fact that the show devoted an entire episode to the topic of abortion is significant. Read more »