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#AskFirst: YouPorn & Danish Women’s Group Lead Fight Against Revenge Porn

As part of #AskFirst, YouPorn has launched a content removal page and dedicated educational YouPorn channel so victims can flag offending videos. Read...
Michelle Fabio    |   03.28.18   |   SHARE
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It's OK To Not Know How To Feel About Mark Salling's Suicide

Do I agree that [Mark] might be profoundly disturbed? [...]Yes. This is what makes this case that much complicated. Read...
Mariana Plata    |   01.30.18   |   SHARE
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While many people debate the morality of pornography, it’s interesting to see the actual effects that this material has on the human brain and body.

What Happens To Your Body When You Watch Porn

While many people debate the morality of pornography, it’s interesting to see the actual effects that this material has on the human brain and body. Read...
Gigi Engle    |   08.22.17   |   SHARE
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Mainstream pornography preaches messages about sex that are usually negative and dehumanizing to women.

Pornhub Launched A 'Sexual Health & Wellness Center,' But The Site Is The Wrong Messenger

To explain the problems mainstream porn represents for feminists (or more accurately, anyone not at the top of the porn industry food chain) could Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   03.10.17   |   SHARE
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I first fell in love with porn when I was 12.

I Watch Porn Made For Men And I’m A Feminist

Pornography isn’t a dirty word. Read...
Nadia Bokody of SHESAID    |   01.20.17   |   SHARE
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Why Your Favorite Fantasy Is Problematic

No, it’s not "just fantasy." Maybe in a better-educated world it would be, but here, it is an active reinforcement of norms. Read...
Kitty Stryker    |   02.16.15   |   SHARE
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Why Am I Only Asked About My Health On The Job When The Job Is Sex Work?

As long as the only industry where women consistently earn more than men carries such stigma, I have to question how empowering sex work can be. Read...
Kitty Stryker    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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The Questions We're Asking About Sex Work Are Wrong

As a community organizer, I'm often asked what sex work is. But I can more easily answer what it is not. Read...
Kate D'Adamo    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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