Love and sex

13 February 2015

The Victorianism of the Fifty Shades boycotters

Those railing against the BDSM romp have a low view of womanhood.

20 January 2015

Stuart Kerner: a criminal conviction for being foolish

A teacher having sex with a 16-year-old pupil should not be a legal matter.

9 October 2014

Affirmative consent: a crime against liberty

Fearmongering about rape on campus has echoes of the red scare.

2 October 2014

We’re all
pervs now

The explosion of sexting reveals the crisis of intimacy today.

25 September 2014

The Kafkaesque clampdown on campus hook-ups

Sex at college can be cringey, but that doesn’t make it assault.

24 July 2014

Sexting: another pervy panic

The UK authorities' creepy interest in teens' sex lives is doing real harm.

15 May 2014

Condoms in porn: a threat to freedom of expression

Forcing condoms on porn performers undermines artistic freedom.

25 February 2014

The rise of the ‘third gender’

Trans activists calling for the institution of a third gender miss the point – language changes with society, not the other way around.

14 February 2014

Grindr and Tinder aren’t wrecking romance

The popularity of sleazy hook-up apps isn't to blame for the crisis of intimacy.