Strategic Celibacy: Liberating Your Desire, Part 1

A key aspect of succeeding in the work of #metoo and smashing the patriarchy will be examining not just true rape culture, but our culture of desire.

The Pleasure Dome: Nipples are Magic

The general behaviors I witnessed were to ignore and disrespect the power of my nipples Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Paying for Porn

You want to support ethical porn creators, right? That means paying for their work.  Read more »

A Cheeky New Magazine Brings Feminist Porn to Print

Designed to look like a retro math textbook, it’s actually full of erotica.   Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: Coming Out Like a Porn Star

An illustrated review of a new book that compiles sex workers' personal stories. Read more »

After James Deen, How Can the Porn Industry Keep Performers Safe?

A wakeup call to porn creators—and consumers.  Read more »

Snap Judgment: In Between Revenge Porn and Sex Work

Where did the term “revenge porn” come from, anyway?  Read more »

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Pros and Cons of Making Porn

Artist Erika Moen weighs an offer to be in a sexy movie, talking over the possible repercussions with a friend.  Read more »

Adult Industry Professionals Weigh in on "Hot Girls Wanted"

In the trailer for Hot Girls Wanted, a young, aspiring porn star peruses her options.  Hot Girls Wanted is one of the most-talked-about documentaries of 2015, thanks in no small part to the... Read more »

Why You Should Pay for Porn

If you’re a progressive middle-class individual, chances are you think about where your food comes from. Maybe you try to buy shoes that are ethically made and do research on who grew your coffee.   Read more »

Ms. Opinionated: How Do I Talk to My Partner About Porn?

Welcome to Ms. Opinionated, our weekly advice column dealing with questions of life, love, feminism, and pop culture. Submit your anonymous questions here. This week,... Read more »

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Why You Should Pay for Porn

If you’re a progressive middle-class individual, chances are you think about where your food comes from. Maybe you try to buy shoes that are... Read more »