How to Tell if Your BDSM Relationship Is Abusive
A psychologist explains the line between a healthy exchange of power and potentially fatal abuse.
Why I Decided to Start Kink Shaming Myself
I've invited abuse into my sex life for too long.
We Asked Wedding DJs How They Feel About Playing Michael Jackson's Music
“If some of us don’t take a stand as professionals, we’re kind of enabling him.”
'Leaving Neverland' Is a Reckoning for Michael Jackson Fans
The HBO documentary asks viewers to bear witness to the allegations of abuse against the late pop star.
A Collection of Revolting Texts From Men Who Got Rejected
"No wonder you're still alone. Enjoy masturbating forever."
'Abusive Relationship,' Today's Comic by Nina Vandenbempt
Nina Vandenbempt shows five subtle signs of an abusive relationship.
'Frass,' Today's Comic by Margot Ferrick
A frightened pet gets harassed by their owner.
Ryan Adams Accused of Manipulation and Abuse in New Report
The New York Times interviewed a number of women who allege that Adams offered them chances to advance their careers while also pursuing them sexually. Through a lawyer, he denied the accusations.
This Is the Difference Between Normal Fighting and Verbal Abuse
A psychologist gives us six examples of verbal abuse in a relationship.
Twitter Harassment of Woman Journalists and Politicians Happens Every 30 Seconds, Study Finds
The study by Amnesty International is purportedly the largest ever to examine the way women are harassed online at this scale.
When Spies Come Home
How to Tell If Your Partner is Spying on Your Phone
"Stalkerware" apps let abusers monitor their partner's phones and track their locations—without them knowing.
'I Absolutely Have PTSD': When Stalking Ruins Your Mental Health
Stalking doesn't just end when the perpetrator leaves you alone. It can have a lifelong and damaging impact on some victims' mental health.