marriage

Asia

Someone in China Built a Creepy Database of 1.8 Million Women and Their 'Breedready' Status

It's unknown who compiled the list or how, but it includes everything from phone numbers to marital status.
Edoardo Liotta
3.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Dad Offering $440K for Someone to Marry His Daughter Wants People to Stop Calling

Around 10,000 people have applied.
Edoardo Liotta
3.8.19
empowerment

Life Inside Indonesia's Widow-Only Village

The Arbain housing complex in East Java is a quiet but resilient community of widows who take care of one another despite the stigma of widowhood in the country.
Asad Asnawi
3.8.19
Sex

My Boner-Pill Habit Became a Dependence on Nasal Spray

Allow me to explain.
Grant Stoddard
3.7.19
Asia

You Can Have $440K and a Durian Business if You Marry This Man's Daughter

The father will only consider people who don't gamble, are hard workers, and who truly love his daughter.
Edoardo Liotta
3.6.19
LGBTQ

A Husband Comes Out as Trans; a Couple Explains What Came Next

"There was a very small chance we'd make it through it, but here we are a year-and-a-half later."
Nick Thompson
3.5.19
relationships

Why New Research Says It’s OK to Stay Single (and Die Alone)

Sociologist Elyakim Kislev argues that we should embrace being single.
Tiffy Thompson
2.26.19
marriage

What It's Like to Be a Bride in Indonesia's Sumba, Where a Marriage Proposal Costs a Herd of Horses

We talk to a woman about why she is holding tight to a culture that places a high price on the heads of young brides.
Sattwika Duhita
1.16.19
relationships

Men Tend to Struggle With Breakup Regret More Than Women

Regrets over relationships that went south is more common than other forms of regret, psychologists say.
Nick Keppler
1.7.19
sexual relationships

The Emotional Impact of Having Sex With an Ex Isn't Always Bad

Hookups between former partners are surprisingly common, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.12.18
relationships

Here’s Why Cold Weather Drives Single People Into Relationships

We asked a sex researcher to explain the psychology of cuffing season.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
10.25.18
marriage

Straight Women Are Marrying Each Other for Safety in Tanzania

Women of the Kuria tribe from the East African country are tying the knot, but it has nothing to do with romance.
Carmen Vidal
Marta Martinez
10.25.18
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