The Threat of HPV to Men’s Health

The CDC says it’s the most common form of STD—but did you know it can lead to cancer in men as well as women?

When is the Right Time to Have Sex?

What happens under the covers can just be sexy and fun, or something more.

Are You Judging Charlie Sheen Because He Has HIV?

John Glass looks for the important lessons behind Charlie Sheen’s disclosure that he is HIV-positive.

Why I’m Pro-Sex Work and Anti-Porn

Instead of shaming porn actors and sex workers, Matthew Facciani says we should have open conversations about sexuality and sexual education.

Why I Would Never Circumcise My Son

As a feminist, I believe in consent and autonomy for all bodies — not just women’s bodies.

Monogamous? This STD Doesn’t Care

There’s a new STI on the rise, and here’s what you need to know about Lyme Disease. Yes, Lyme Disease.

The Conversation I Was Never Prepared to Have

How one doctor’s appointment felt like a life sentence for one writer.

Why We Must Move Beyond Condoms and into Cultures of Desire

“Messages that focus solely on condom use do not engage with the psychological and social issues that inflame people’s desires to engage in risk-taking behaviour,” writes Angelus Morningstar.

Help Support Real Sex Education

The internet’s best sex information resource for teenagers needs your help.

The Reluctant Intactivist

Kenny Neal Shults wants to take “An un-serious look at a the serious subject of why we circumcise our kids with two short comic films that poke fun at American secular circumcision.”

Pregnant Boys: Chicago’s Teen Pregnancy Campaign Sparks Conversation

Chicago is shocking the world with its 2013 teen pregnancy prevention campaign, which features pregnant teenage boys.

Illinois Passes Bill for Comprehensive Sex-Ed in Public Schools

“In fantasy land, we teach our kids abstinence—and they listen.”

Black Men: Let’s Talk About STD Prevention

In honor of April being STD Awareness Month, Bill Johnson II suggests more black men get uncomfortable for a minute and talk about STD and HIV prevention.

Dear John: My Co-Worker Makes Me Feel Dirty

A germaphobe coworker, a boyfriend who used to see escorts, and a regretful past of bullying.

Monogamish: Two Is Company, But Is Three Really a Crowd?

Zach Stafford digs up some surprising figures about modern relationships, and asks: is it worth pretending to be monogamous when you’re not?

Teachers Forced to Out Gay Students? Tennessee’s New “Classroom Protection Act” Proposed

Senator Campfield says, “the new version is completely different, and gets rid of some of the old perceptions” about the “don’t say gay” legislation.