Love and sex

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.

18 October 2013

Sex Box and the crisis of intimacy

If we want to have better sex, let’s keep it behind closed doors.

23 July 2013

David Cameron: getting off on porn scares

It’s not online porn that gets in the way of young people developing a healthy attitude to sex, it’s official scare stories about intimacy.

18 March 2013

Porn: no longer a dirty little secret

The normalisation of porn-use in the 21st-century West speaks to a serious crisis of values – one that censorship won't solve.