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The media and our culture change greatly how we conceive of and perceive sexuality in our minds. This section sheds light on these influences and the opinions which makes our universe the way it is.

Frequently Asked Questions

Choosing to engage in sex work can involve a lot of agency, and is not necessarily bad.

Many sex stereotypes, including how it is suppossed to happen, and is sex necessary in our lives, has been created by media. Though media is also responsible for actively challenging these notions.

Many religious practices discourage pre-marital sex, but now that is slowly changing. Couples do opt for not having pre-marital sex for other reasons than religion

Stories on this topic

20 things everyone should know about Human Sexuality

Angel Russell, yesterday

*This is a repost of Graham's 2018 year-end post. I loved it and asked him if I could share it with you. He said yes. Enjoy! 1. Sex chromosomes are not binary.

*This is a repost of Graham's 2018 year-end post.

Our modern culture was never created for intimacy

Ailsa Keppie, yesterday

For the last few centuries, our culture has celebrated reason and logic. We have become highly mechanized and efficient.

For the last few centuries, our culture has celebrated reason and logic.

Chapter 7: Sunshine, Sex & Easy Money - Diary of a Call Girl

Maria van Daarten, Sep 16

This chapter has been reprinted with permission.

This chapter has been reprinted with permission.

Stop Blasting Famous People With Herpes

Rich Mancuso, Sep 16

It's 2020, and I am pretty sure it's a safe guess that you have heard the word herpes, but more specifically, the phrase herpes simplex.

It's 2020, and I am pretty sure it's a safe guess ...

Exploring power, sex and knowledge in the feminist debate on Pornography and Sex work

Dr. Caroline West, Sep 12

by Caroline West, Dublin City University.

by Caroline West, Dublin City University.

Three Myths of Sexual Assault

Andrew Pari, Sep 11

One of the most popular – and perhaps the most consequential – Sexual Assault Awareness presentation I give is on the subject of “Myths and Misunderstandings of Sexualized Violence.

One of the most popular – and perhaps the most con...

Let’s Talk About Zombies—and Masks and Comics

Lynsey G, Sep 10

Zombies Are Fiction! Right? I’ve been thinking a lot about zombies lately. One of our most popular fiction tropes in movies, TV, books, comics, and art. Because it’s speculative fiction.

Zombies Are Fiction! Right? I’ve been thinking a lot about zombies lately.

How to Please a Man — Become His Mistress

Sexpert.com, Sep 09

How to please a man, that is the question.

How to please a man, that is the question.

Body Bashing: There Is No Wrong Way To Have A Body

Sunny Megatron, Sep 06

I am tired, tired, tired of the “Real Women Have Curves” bullshit floating around Facebook. Yes, I have curves. Sometimes I love them and often I hate them. I have major body image issues.

I am tired, tired, tired of the “Real Women Have Curves” bullshit floating around Facebook.

Sexual wellbeing experts on this topic

Dr. Trina Read

Woodhull Freedom Foundation

Maria van Daarten

Chetana Chaudhury

Christopher Hoffmann

Chantel

Podcasts on this topic

Private Parts Unknown (FKA Reality Bytes)

56 Episodes

The Full Release - Health, Relationships & Comedy

100 Episodes

Love, Sex And Relationship

34 Episodes

Modern Sex

30 Episodes

Sex is Medicine with Devi Ward

172 Episodes

Adult Candy

14 Episodes

Love's Outer Limits

53 Episodes

The Sexpert

3 Episodes

American Sex Podcast

142 Episodes

The Woman Centered Health Podcast

41 Episodes

Modern Biotech Radio

150 Episodes

The Week In Sex

130 Episodes

Sex Nerd Sandra

218 Episodes

We're Having Gay Sex

28 Episodes

Love Thy Body

6 Episodes

Tickle.Life Podcast

13 Episodes

Sadbluegurl

6 Episodes

The Fetish Pod

1 Episode

Sex and Other Human Activities

180 Episodes

Frisky Tipsy Libertines

9 Episodes

Gays Gaze

21 Episodes

Sex And Sanity

31 Episodes

Hush!

59 Episodes

A Mighty Love - Dating and Relationship Advice

33 Episodes

Sex Out Loud with Tristan Taormino

118 Episodes

The Manwhore Podcast: A Sex-Positive Quest

352 Episodes

Sex from A to Z

12 Episodes

Sex Therapy with Dr. Jones

40 Episodes

Sex with Topher

7 Episodes

Love, Life, Legacy: A Show About Sex

36 Episodes

The New Earth Podcast

6 Episodes

Honestly, the podcast.

28 Episodes

Patchwork Fairy Tales

30 Episodes

Masala Jones

7 Episodes

The Well Woman Show

215 Episodes

Sex Afflictions & Porn Addictions

88 Episodes

Holly Randall Unfiltered

174 Episodes

Sex Talk With My Mom

323 Episodes

Arsen The Science Guy Podcast

4 Episodes

Aaural Confessions

27 Episodes

Erotic Awakening Podcast

543 Episodes

The Erotic Chambers

11 Episodes

Intriguing Comfort

6 Episodes

Sex Queens

40 Episodes

Glow West Podcast

32 Episodes

Bawdy Storytelling

119 Episodes

O-Biz!

6 Episodes

Millennial Sex True Stories

68 Episodes

Breaking the Silence

40 Episodes