The Internet Sex Archive: What Should We Do With Millions of Hours of Amateur Pornography?

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines the potential scholarly applications of websites like Xtube and RedTube.

Indie Rock Controversy: Dead Girlfriends’ “On Fraternity”

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What happens when a male musician tries to write about a female experience?

Liking Porn and Loving Women: My Day as an Ethical Porn Star

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Kink.com claims that they go out of their way to respect models’ boundaries. Ezra Crane decided to find out firsthand.

The Utility of Violent Porn

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Under what circumstances is it acceptable to simulate non-consensual or violent sex?

Our Porn, Ourselves

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Charlie Glickman maps the sexist anti-porn arguments of radical feminist Robert Jensen.

Open Thread: Are Women’s Studies Programs Inherently Anti-Man?

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An open discussion about whether Women’s Studies programs are inherently anti-male, or has the progress made for and by women made men more free as well?

Can We Make This More Complicated?

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Clarisse Thorn talks rape, feminism, BDSM, and what it’s all taught her about the ethics of complexity.

“We can’t stop policing sex because somehow, in 2012, it is the most taboo act in America.”

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“Andrea Dworkin and Rick Santorum would be bedfellows, bosom buddies, allies in all but title and label on the question of porn.”