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Menstruation

This Is How the UK Gave Free Menstrual Products to All Its Students

The Scottish government allocated £9.2 million to offer free sanitary products in schools and convinced other places in the UK to follow suit.
Siobhan Ball
3 days ago
Julian Assange

This Is Just the Beginning for Julian Assange

The U.S. could be trying to bring additional charges against the WikiLeaks founder.
David Gilbert
Greg Walters
4.11.19
Culture

I Was One of the Most Famous People Online in 1998—Then I Disappeared

Know as "anacam," seven million people a day watched me livestream my life around the clock. Looking back now, I have a new understanding of why I did it.
Ana Voog
4.4.19
climate change

Climate Change Activists Stripped Semi-Naked In British Parliament

“There is an emergency. It is not Brexit. It is the climate and ecological emergency.”
Sarah Emerson
4.1.19
My First Time

My Friend With Benefits Would Make An Amazing Boyfriend—For Someone Else

At first, I worried I might catch feelings for Alex: We listened to Frank Ocean together! He told me I looked amazing! Then I realized we already had a great thing going on—and no-strings sex worked for both of us.
Helen Thomas
3.25.19
SEX

How I Enjoyed Sex Again After My Herpes Diagnosis

After Emily Depasse received a herpes diagnosis in 2015, she felt unloveable and hopeless about her future. Over time she realized that the STI wasn't a life sentence—and she was worthy of pleasure.
Emily Depasse
3.19.19
reproductive health

Why Does Penetration Hurt During Sex for Some People?

In the US, an estimated one in 500 women has vaginismus, a condition that makes penetrative sexual intercourse incredibly painful. Broadly spoke to women about how vaginismus has affected their sex lives—and what they'd change about how it's diagnosed and
Maighna Nanu
3.19.19
Sex

The Women Who Get Paid to Beat Up Men and Choke Them Senseless

Session wrestling combines hardcore fighting with BDSM—and it's a fast-growing fetish for the dudes who pay good money for women to pulverize them.
Gareth May
3.18.19
Antidote

Different Strokes | Orgasmic Meditation Can Help You Live Your Best Life

This latest wellness trend is bringing a whole new meaning to self-care
Jo Lamiri
3.9.19
history

The Polish Ballerina Who Shot Nazis on Her Way to the Gas Chamber

The story of Franceska Mann's brave act of resistance at Auschwitz has become Holocaust legend. But how much do we actually know of her story?
Dee Cunning
3.8.19
relationships

Women Can Spot Narcissists and Psychopaths, Even When They’re Drunk

Research suggests that women can still see straight through men with "dark triad" personality traits—even after a drink or two.
Sirin Kale
3.8.19
Film

How 'Cruel Intentions' Brought High-Glamor Cruelty On a Shoestring Budget

For its 20th anniversary, we speak to the cast and crew of the cult classic about persuading the Rolling Stones to play ball, sourcing school uniforms from Goodwill, and how that rosary necklace was made.
Sirin Kale
3.5.19
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