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I know 20 is young, but the moment you tell someone you're still a virgin, it's as if you told them you're living with a terminal illness. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: I'm A 20-Year-Old Virgin

I know 20 is young, but the moment you tell someone you're still a virgin, it's as if you told them you're living with a terminal illness. Read...
Erin Khar   |   02.13.19   |   SHARE
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I understood in no uncertain terms because of purity culture that having sex outside of marriage was the worst thing I could do as a young woman.

Purity Culture Isn't Just About Sex

I understood in no uncertain terms because of purity culture that having sex outside of marriage was the worst thing I could do as a young woman. Read...
Carrie Saum    |   06.15.18   |   SHARE
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If someone doesn’t want to have sex, now or ever, that is her choice.

We Can Respect Virginity & Celibacy Without Supporting Purity Culture

I eventually began to accept that truly being a feminist means embracing the idea of “my body, my choice” in all its incarnations. If I truly believe Read...
Christine Stoddard    |   11.28.16   |   SHARE
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When Did You Lose Your Virginity? WHO CARES?

I was definitely what you might consider a “late bloomer.” When I was younger, I was exceedingly shy around women and insecure about my weight, and I Read...
Matt Joseph Diaz    |   08.26.16   |   SHARE
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Planned Parenthood Changes The Sex Ed Game

At schools teaching the "Get Real" program, significantly fewer students engage in sex by the 8th grade. What's its formula for success? Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   10.23.14   |   SHARE
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Can't Get To Second Base? Oculus Rift Is Here To Help!

Welcome to the Boobie Squeezing Simulator. I wish I were making this up. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   09.17.14   |   SHARE
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Are (Expensive) Professional Headshots the Next Frontier in Dating Apps?

Tinder Headshots can help you nab the love of your life—for a cool $150. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   07.18.14   |   SHARE
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MTV Tackles V-Card Woes in Virgin Territory. This Is Why We Should All Care. 

And upcoming MTV docu-series explores young adults exploring their virginity. Could it help breed a new generation less fixated on sex? Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   06.2.14   |   SHARE
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