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Sexual Liberation

Your 2014 Horoscope: Exciting Romance or Sexual Liberation?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 04.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

A transit is an astrological event that comes into your life and changes it. Where the change occurs depends on which of the 12 Houses of your birth chart that transit affects.

Why This Author Gave Up Sex For 12 Years

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 08.09.2013 | Women

The world is obsessed with other people's sex lives. It's a fact that entire multi-billion dollar industries count on. But the one thing people find a...

Marriage Markets Explain Sexuality - And the Tea Party!

Nigel Barber | Posted 11.28.2012 | Science
Nigel Barber

That is the gist of a new Discover article by Robert Epstein. He presents evidence that Americans are more sexually liberated when there is an excess of women relative to men at peak marrying age. Political liberalism goes along with liberated sexuality.

Yes We Can (Hookup)!

Posted 09.18.2012 | College

Male and female students alike are being touted as part of a 'Hookup Generation.' Are girls who do this really empowering themselves? Is there still a...

The Real Pussy Riot

Karen Fitzgerald | Posted 08.31.2012 | New York
Karen Fitzgerald

Sex has the power to heal. There are such great books about a woman discovering what sensually excites her, then what it does for her and her partner. This Pleasure Revolution is happening and it's coming to a theatre and a bedroom near you!

Fifty Shades Of The Rainbow: Why The Novel That Shook The Nation Doesn't Ignite Gay Imagination

Allison Hope | Posted 10.21.2012 | Gay Voices
Allison Hope

"Yawn," say the gays who whipped their S&M practice into shape 37 years ago and exercise their God-given right to sexual freedom every Friday night (and Saturday and Tuesday and Wednesday and every other day in between). "We got the memo a long time ago."

Poll Position: What Is The Most Pressing Issue Facing The LGBT Community? Vote Now!

Posted 05.11.2012 | Gay Voices

It's Friday and that means time for another Poll Position question and your chance to sound off on a topic facing the LGBT community. It was a big ...

What We Need to Talk About When We Talk About Sex and Feminism

Lisa Solod | Posted 06.02.2012 | Politics
Lisa Solod

Feminism isn't just about sexual liberation. It isn't just about making choices about who to sleep with and when and even why. We need to be mindful of the fact that the sexual act can still do great damage, both physically and psychically.

Sexual Liberation is Not the Same Thing as Sexual Equality

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 05.20.2012 | Women
Danielle Crittenden

If we are truly going to feel empowered sexually as women -- and, might I add, put a bit of romance back into the equation -- it will require a recognition that our needs differ from men's.

No, Bruce LaBruce, Gay Culture Isn't Dead

Bren Shucart | Posted 01.09.2012 | Gay Voices
Bren Shucart

Recently, in Vice Magazine, beloved writer, photographer, and filmmaker Bruce LaBruce wondered aloud that "gay culture is dead" (no, not "wondered if"... go read the title). And by the time I had finished reading, I was fuming.

Are Young Women Over Sex?

The Huffington Post | Brenna Cammeron | Posted 09.10.2011 | Women

Is sex going out of style? Yes, according to an op-ed from Erica Jong published in the New York Times over the weekend. Jong, author of the 1970's...

Anthony Weiner: Metaphor for How Sexual Selfishness Destroyed the Left's Agenda

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

The Left won the culture wars. Porn is everywhere, and sex is deregulated. But so is Wall Street. Maybe it's time to re-regulate Wall Street and the banks, and reintroduce something shocking to progressive sensibilities -- a few taboos.

How So-Called "Sexual Liberation" Can Result in Low Self-Esteem and Confusion

Amy Chan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Amy Chan

Young women may think there is no emotion attached to the physical, but in reality, most of the times there is, and that misconception can lead to a lot of hurt feelings and damaging of the self-esteem.

Music Review: Scissor Sister's Night Work, A Queer & Sexy Mindtrip

Waymon Hudson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Waymon Hudson

I have a confession. I am now, and have always been, hopelessly obsessed with the quirky, queer band Scissor Sisters. But their latest album entitled Night Workis something entirely different.

Sex and the City 2: Inside the Campy Film Is an Important Message

Nancy Graham Holm | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nancy Graham Holm

Muslim fundamentalists probably don't have 'camp' in their aesthetic vocabulary, and what seems like a celebration of bad taste to us -- this movie, for example -- to them is just more evidence of Western moral decadence.

Q&A: Bad Boy Author Tucker Max Makes a Movie and Survives, So Far

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Web phenomenon, book author and now film producer Tucker Max became an accidental Bad Boy through a combination of drink, smoke, willing women, too much testosterone and the Internet.