strippers

Body Positivity

Dancing in a Body-Positive Strip Show Taught Me How to be Fat and Sexy

Growing up, I always felt sexiness was something reserved for thin people. Stripping helped change that.
Alison Stevenson
1.28.19
LGBTQ

The Queer, Trans, Non-Binary Strippers Taking Aim at Toxic Masculinity

The members of the Manarchy Male Revue are pushing back on the rigid masculine stereotypes they saw in other male strip shows.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
11.9.18
LGBTQ

Why Being a Lesbian Stripper Is Harder Than You Might Think

Though most strip clubs are known for being aggressively heterosexual environments, many queer women are making waves on the scene.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
7.16.18
sex work

How Instagram Banning Stripper-Related Hashtags Hurts Sex Workers

Strippers say the social platform is cutting off their online support networks.
Allison Tierney
5.29.18
strip clubs

Nova Scotia’s Last Strip Club Has Closed

Owners once claimed to be recession-proof, but Ralph's dancers hustled for tips in a fading industry.
Katie Toth
1.15.18
Vice News Tonight

Strippers are turning to bartending for a more lucrative career

It's bartenders versus dancers
Cerise Castle
1.9.18
Photography

We Photographed a Porn Convention with a Thermal Camera

Finally, we can see what getting whipped into submission does to a person's body (temperature).
Rebecca Baden
10.23.17
Can't Handle the Truth

Nope, James Comey Is Not a Criminal

The president accused the former FBI direcotry of a crime, and so did Fox News. Guess which one apologized for the error.
Mike Pearl
7.15.17
Nice Job!

The Bro Whisperer: Life As a Bachelor Party Planner

If you can think up the activity, this guy can make sure there’s naked people there.
Noel Ransome
6.8.17
partying

Why Millennials Aren't into Strippers at Their Bachelor Parties

What's better than watching a woman get naked? Lots of things, say these young men.
Angela Almeida
1.17.17
Stuff

We Talked to Montreal’s Male Strippers About Their Female Clients and Drug Use Among Dancers

There's some solid reasons to not take Viagra before dancing.
Neha Chandrachud
9.21.16
Stuff

Are Some Kinds of Sex Work 'Better' Than Others?

I asked strippers, cam girls, dominatrixes, and prostitutes, and two hierarchies emerged.
Rebecca Leib
8.3.16
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