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Love & SexRelationships

8 Reasons More Women Don’t Write About Sex

Wendy Stokesby:

Like many daydreamers, I often think about time periods other than the one I’m currently living in that I would most likely enjoy. I usually settle …

CelebsEntertainment

11 Reasons Amber Rose Is A Bad Bitch & A Feminist Hero

Wendy Stokesby:

Forget Taylor Swift. Lena Dunham, who? The pop culture feminist of my dreams is none other than Amber Rose. This weekend, the model – who initially …

Love & Sex

The Soapbox: Feminism Deserves Better Than “Sex-Negative Vs. Sex-Positive”

Wendy Stokesby:

As a feminist, kinky person and sex commentator, I am the target audience for Jillian Horowitz’s xoJane essay “I’m a Sex-Negative Feminist” — and that’s exactly …

Love & Sex

Girl Talk: My Boyfriend Made Me Feel Ashamed Of My Sexual History

Wendy Stokesby:

It started when I spotted an ex-boyfriend barreling toward us down the street. My pulse jolted, and I grabbed my current-boyfriend’s elbow and tugged him across …

Style

Utah High School Photoshops “Modesty” Into Girls’ Yearbook Photos

Wendy Stokesby:

A high school in Utah has Photoshopped longer sleeves and higher necklines onto female students in its yearbook. Student Shelby Baum, above, even had a tattoo …

Entertainment

Elementary School Teacher Kaitlin Pearson Suspended After Semi-Nude Modeling Photos Anonymously Sent To Boss

Wendy Stokesby:

Grossness: some douchebag anonymously mailed semi-nude modeling photos of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, elementary school special needs assistant Kaitlin Pearson to her employer and local newspaper. And now …

Love & Sex

The Soapbox: Porn Stars Learn They Can’t Bank On Chase

Tamara Vlahovicby:

I’ve written before about issues around payment processors and the sex industry, how businesses like Paypal, WePay and Google Wallet were shutting anyone they suspected of sex …

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Teenage Girl Gives Blowjobs At Eminem Concert, Pictures Posted Online, Epic Slut-Shaming Ensues

Dragana Stepicby:

By now you might have heard about the 17-year-old girl who was photographed giving blowjobs in the crowd at an Eminem concert in Slane, Ireland. There are …

Love & Sex

Girl Talk: Why Do Girls Slut-Shame Each Other?

Tamara Vlahovicby:

There’s that scene in “Mean Girls” where Tina Fey, exasperated by the high school antics, shouts, “You’ve got to stop calling each other sluts and whores. …

News

NYT Gang Rape Article Mentions Victim, Age 11, Wore Makeup And “Dressed Older”

Tamara Vlahovicby:

UPDATE: A spokeswoman for The New York Times defended the article to Yahoo.com’s Cutline blog yesterday and the paper also published a critical letter to the …