The Truth About Jealousy in Polyamorous Relationships
Yes, polyamorous people can feel jealousy—and cheat. Lola Phoenix shares how they navigate those emotions in their polyamorous relationships and gives advice if you're questioning whether polyamory is for you.
Question Of The Day
We Asked People if Cheating Is Still Bad
"Watching Mad Men somehow made it feel okay—in a really weird, like, romanticised way."
Monogamy May Be Even More Difficult For Women Than it Is For Men
Experts are challenging long-held ideas about gender and fidelity.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
Yes, it Is Possible to Cheat in Poly Relationships
“I don’t need to know every detail, but if it’s big enough to lie about it, then it probably shouldn’t be happening.”
How Polyamorous People Manage All Their Valentines
We spoke to a few couples to find out how being poly plays into the most loved-up day of the year.
I Asked My Tinder Matches If They Would Date a Sex Worker Like Me
My current boyfriend is OK with it, but the random guys I talked to—they had complicated reactions.
People Tell Us Secrets They’ve Kept from a Significant Other
Some of these are just petty.
People Tell Us About Their First Experience With Non-Monogamous Sex
“I was willing to take one for the team. Although I had no idea how much I was going to have to take.”
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Open Relationships Are Less Sexually Satisfying Than Monogamy, Study Finds
Around 82 percent of people in monogamous relationships said they were satisfied with their sex lives, while only 71 percent of polyamorous people said the same.
What It’s Like to Tell Your Friends and Family You’re Polyamorous
“It was basically like I'd said: ‘Mom, I have to tell you something. I eat chairs.’”
Why Your Next Relationship Probably Won't Be Any Better Than Your Current One
Psychiatrist Adelheid Kastner thinks ending a relationship just because you think you can do better is a bad idea.
Polyamorous People Tell Us How They Make Their Relationships Work
If you want to bang other people while you're already in a relationship, there might be a few rules to follow.