Beyond Pro-Life and Pro-Choice: Moral Diversity in the Abortion Debate by Kathy Rudy

This book has been an arduous journey for me. That’s not to say it hasn’t been a rewarding read, but I am still burned out from the heavy academic texts of my college years. Continue reading “Beyond Pro-Life and Pro-Choice: Moral Diversity in the Abortion Debate by Kathy Rudy”

The Purity Myth: How America’s Obsession with Virginity is Hurting Young Women by Jessica Valenti

The never-ending battle of sex education shows a history of constant back and forth between comprehensive and abstinence-only educations. Like watching a fierce tennis match, our heads whip back and forth as each side lobs a ball of anger and frustration at the other. In The Purity Myth, the ball is in Jessica Valenti’s court, and she plays the game well. Continue reading “The Purity Myth: How America’s Obsession with Virginity is Hurting Young Women by Jessica Valenti”

Sliquid Organics Natural vs. Sliquid Naturals H2O

Sometimes you just want to go back to basics. You don’t always need stimulating creams to have a good time. So you keep it simple by grabbing a bottle of water-based, no-frills lubricant. Continue reading “Sliquid Organics Natural vs. Sliquid Naturals H2O”

Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker

Consent is a hot topic these days (see pussy-grabber). Yet in spite of the massive amount of information, I have still had a difficult time understanding what active consent and communication even look like. Then came the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Summit, Godemiche-Gate, and this amazing book. Continue reading “Ask: Building Consent Culture edited by Kitty Stryker”