sexuality

Growing global sex toy sales gets big boost from pandemic

Growing global sex toy sales gets big boost from pandemic

Sex toy sales are expected to steadily rise in the coming years. The forecast for global sex toy sales looked strong even before the COVID-19 pandemic. But now, with people self-isolating at home to

Boosie Badazz’s admission about his son reveals the depths of sexual violence against boys

'Possibly the greatest failure of Black masculinity is failing to differentiate sexuality from sexual assault.' The post Boosie Badazz’s admission about his son reveals the depths of sexual violence
Liv Little on gal-dem's new podcast and the importance of representation when you're growing up

Liv Little on gal-dem's new podcast and the importance of representation when you're growing up

"I am the strong friend, this is my cry for help," declares Candice Carty-Williams, author of best-selling novel Queenie, in the opening moments of gal-dem's new podcast Growing up with gal-dem. The
Too black, too queer, too holy: why Little Richard never truly got his dues

Too black, too queer, too holy: why Little Richard never truly got his dues

How did a turbaned drag queen from the sexual underground of America’s deep south ignite rock’n’roll? We unravel the mystery behind Little Richard’s subversive genius As the world marks and mourns
Samurai Shodown Twitter Account Walks Back Overly Horny Tweets

Samurai Shodown Twitter Account Walks Back Overly Horny Tweets

Brands these days tweet like they’re your pals, replacing yesteryear’s buzzwords and obvious ads with lackadaisical prose meant to mimic millennial affectations. Sometimes they go too far. Case in
WHO: Under-4s Should Learn About 'Early Childhood Masturbation', 'Explore Gender Identities'

WHO: Under-4s Should Learn About 'Early Childhood Masturbation', 'Explore Gender Identities'

The Christian Institute has slammed World Health Organization (WHO) sexuality education guidance recommending that children under four should receive information about masturbation and their "right to
Alan Cumming: ‘I never thought about my foreskin until I came to America’

Alan Cumming: ‘I never thought about my foreskin until I came to America’

The Hollywood star and bestselling author is becoming a podcaster. He discusses his fight against circumcision, his fear of Harvey Weinstein – and why he is an optimist to the core‘I’m loving the idea
Erdogan Backs Top Muslim Cleric Who Claims Homosexuality Brings Disease

Erdogan Backs Top Muslim Cleric Who Claims Homosexuality Brings Disease

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday threw his weight behind Turkey’s top Muslim cleric, who caused a storm by claiming homosexuality “brings disease and causes this generation to decay.”
Florida Police Chief Suspended for Allegedly Claiming Officer Died of COVID-19 Because He Was Gay

Florida Police Chief Suspended for Allegedly Claiming Officer Died of COVID-19 Because He Was Gay

Broward Sheriff’s Office Deputy Shannon Bennett died due to complications with COVID-19.
Non-Binary Candidates Sue Brooklyn Democrat Party for Requiring Gender Designation

Non-Binary Candidates Sue Brooklyn Democrat Party for Requiring Gender Designation

A group of individuals who say they don't "identify" as male or female sued Brooklyn, New York, Democratic Party to end gender designations.
Lil Nas X Initially Planned to Take the Secret of His Sexuality to the Grave

Lil Nas X Initially Planned to Take the Secret of His Sexuality to the Grave

It’s been a little more than a year since Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” rode into our hearts, making the newcomer an overnight sensation, and later, a Grammy winner and history-maker. The song spent the
Lil Nas X on Coming Out: 'I Planned to Die with the Secret'

Lil Nas X on Coming Out: 'I Planned to Die with the Secret'

Lil Nas X came out in a Tweet last year during Pride Month.
Sexpert advice on how to keep self-isolation sexy

Sexpert advice on how to keep self-isolation sexy

The last time I had sex was a month ago and I honestly can’t say with any kind of certainty when it will happen again. I’m just one of the millions of single people who are currently quarantined at
Strike a pose! My night at a vogue ball with Malcolm McLaren

Strike a pose! My night at a vogue ball with Malcolm McLaren

In 1988 vogueing was still underground – but the Sex Pistols impresario was ahead of the curve. Our writer remembers a New York evening that would transform pop cultureIt was late September 1988:
Men Who Love Trans Women: The Guy in the Army

Men Who Love Trans Women: The Guy in the Army

"As I've grown to accept myself as a man, I'm also starting to accept my sexuality too."
Vancouver tops Canada’s sexiest cities

Vancouver tops Canada’s sexiest cities

Canadians are a naughty bunch – we love intimacy, lingerie and adult novelty products – sex toys. Vancouverites tend to spend the most on such goodies, earning the title of top sexiest city in a
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020 - in pictures

Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2020 - in pictures

A selection of images from the 42nd annual parade Continue reading...
How to maneuver dating apps when you're bisexual

How to maneuver dating apps when you're bisexual

The bisexual community has an inside joke that describes what it's like to date as a bi person: People think it means double the options or double the fun, but it really just means double the
When is it OK to talk about being horny?

When is it OK to talk about being horny?

This year Mashable is celebrating the season of love with Horny on Main, an exploration of the many ways that thirsting for sex affects our lives. It started as so many stories do: with a bag of
‘Stranger Things’ Actor Noah Schnapp Thinks Will’s Sexuality Is ‘Up to the Audience’

‘Stranger Things’ Actor Noah Schnapp Thinks Will’s Sexuality Is ‘Up to the Audience’

Perhaps we'll find out more when 'Stranger Things 4' hits Netflix later this year.