The VICE Guide to Right Now
Open Relationships Are Less Sexually Satisfying Than Monogamy, Study Finds
Around 82 percent of people in monogamous relationships said they were satisfied with their sex lives, while only 71 percent of polyamorous people said the same.
We Asked Couples Why They Opened Up Their Relationship
From having a micropenis to living on different continents, non-monogamous couples answer the questions friends are too afraid to ask.
How I Learned to Give Up Control in My Open Relationship
Why loving someone means allowing them to be who they are, even when that person is no longer in sync with who you are.
How to Get Your Boyfriend to Wash His Dick
Artist Jaik Puppyteeth answers all your embarrassing sex and relationship questions—from dating sober to personal hygiene.
My Mother Taught Me How to Choose a Family
Through the AIDS crisis and her cancer diagnosis, she taught me that all that matters in this world is love. It's a lesson that's shaped the family I call my own today.
My Advice for People Considering Polyamory
Polyamory won't fix your problems or save your relationship, but it may help you grow.
I Celebrated My Honeymoon at Berghain's Notorious Gay Sex Club
Lab.Oratory is a place where gay sex knows few limits—a perfect metaphor for our marriage.
Why People Are Fighting to Get Polyamory Recognized as a Sexual Orientation
A global debate over whether polyamory is something we do or something we are has challenged our ideas of identity, sexual rights, and their legal limits.
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.
How I Told My Husband and Boyfriend I'm Dating Another Man
I already had a husband, a boyfriend, and all the guys I could fuck. I had enough guys. Then there was Conor.
Are Young People Really More Open to Polyamory or Do We Just Like to Cheat?
Some have said hookup culture is muddying the waters of what it means to be in a monogamous relationship. But is that necessarily true?
How to Have an Open Relationship Without Annoying the Shit Out of Everyone
I know what I'm talking about, because in my personal life I'm a target for a lot of open couples.