Sex positivity

12.7.18

The Fat Person's Guide to Facesitting

“I used to be scared that I was going to literally kill someone...then I realized that if a man dies while his face is being sat on, he died doing what he loved.”

7.27.17

Sex-Positive Porn Director Wants Us to Ask, “Who Makes My Porn?”

Feminist porn pioneer Erika Lust strives to empower women with her empowering smut.

5.17.17

Legendary Sex Educators Staged a Free Sidewalk Sex Clinic in Athens

Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens facilitate spontaneous sex talks on the streets of Athens.

10.16.16

Photos of Artisanal Dildos at a Sexual Health Expo

In this installment of First-Person Shooter, we gave some disposable cameras to sex toy shop owner Zoë Ligon before she attended a sexual health expo in Brooklyn. At the convention, she snapped pics of silicon dicks, fancy vibrators, and stone-carved...

8.22.16

The Art of Turning Porn into Beautiful Collages

Zoe Ligon's collage work transforms disposable mass-produced porn into surreal artefacts.

7.25.16

The Beauty and Splendor of Being a Slut

I would estimate that I've slept with up to 3,500 men. But sex, whether at random or not, always represents a human connection—and that can always be beautiful.

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2.29.16

STIs, Shame, and the Sabbath: Orthodox Jews Reflect on How They Learned About Sex

Modern Orthodox children aren't as sheltered from secular life the way some more strict Jewish denominations are, but talking about sex is still taboo, and can leave some kids confused—I know I was.

8.17.15
12.19.14

Is This Weird, Controversial 'Sex Positivity for Kids' Video Really That Bad?

French artists Fannie Sosa and Poussy Draama want to break down sexual repression early, believing that that will combat rape culture and promote consent.

5.12.14

The Hidden Language of Kinksters

Kevin Allison, host of the Risk! podcast and member of comedy troupe The State, explains the meaning and origin behind the slang terms of the kink sex community.