bdsm

Sex

'Pro Hoe' Is My New Definition of Sexual Freedom

Kink was integral to developing my sexual identity free of the stereotyping of Black women I experienced.
Penda N'Diaye
5.2.19
Sex

Dominatrixes Tell Us What Makes a Good Sub

Ease in slowly, ask questions, and don’t mistake your domme for a therapist.
Graham Isador
4.25.19
mental health

I Tried Rope Bondage as a Coping Mechanism for My Anxiety

It felt like yoga—a steady, reliable movement from discomfort to comfort and I was in control of the pace.
Tracey Duncan
4.9.19
bdsm

How to Tell if Your BDSM Relationship Is Abusive

A psychologist explains the line between a healthy exchange of power and potentially fatal abuse.
Matthew Terrell
4.4.19
beer

Brewery's BDSM-Inspired Label Prompts Bizarre Response From Russian Government

A Russian federal service issued a social media poll after a complaint that Kopytov Brewery's ball gag label was offensive.
Bettina Makalintal
3.22.19
Slutever

What If Sex Ed Focused On Teaching Pleasure

“We should be teaching people that it’s okay to have sex for pleasure. For fun and connection and things that have nothing to do with procreation.”
VICE Staff
3.12.19
kink

Doms and Subs Tell Us About the Tricky Ways They Express Love

Because sometimes saying “I love you” ruins the roleplay.
Laura Bell
2.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Home Has Five Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, and [Squints] a Sex Dungeon?

Great house if you have a family. Or want to make one.
River Donaghey
2.8.19
Sex

What It’s Like Being in a Sex Club in Canada’s Far North

Welcome to Yellowknife, where everyone knows your kink.
Jessica Davey-Quantick
1.22.19
bdsm

The Vancouver Couple Bringing Japanese Bondage to Art Classes

This kinbaku dojo teaches rope tying, hosts life drawing nights, and sparks conversation around consent.
Michelle Gamage
1.16.19
Premieres

Hey, Check Out This Sick Techno Comp Benefitting Legal Aid for Sex Workers

The New York party BOUND’s first compilation brings together some of the producers that have helped shape the sound and spirit of their “explorations of pleasure & pain.”
Colin Joyce
1.11.19
Sex

Santa Is a Surprisingly Popular Sex Symbol

There’s a lot of sexual innuendo built into the story and mythology of Santa, and research shows people are...feeling it.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
12.26.18
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