boundaries

Amy Schumer Will Still Take Pictures With Her Fans, But Only If She Wants To

With great power comes great responsibility — and often throngs of disrespectful fans. Really, no matter how you feel about her comedy, it’s undeniable that Amy Schumer is currently navigating…

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 12:24 pm

A Professional Dominant On Navigating Consent & Respecting Boundaries In BDSM

Recently, I’ve been talking to people in the BDSM community about the sexual assault allegations made against porn star James Deen by a dozen women late last year, and noticed…

Mistress Matisse | January 7, 2016 - 2:00 pm

On Donald Trump & Fathers Who Sexualize Their Daughters

Late one summer night, I received a message on Facebook.

“You looked so sexy,” it read.

Tiffanie Drayton | September 14, 2015 - 12:00 pm

The Hottest Trend In Bachelorette Parties Is Having Your Mom There, Too

For your mother’s sake, and your own, please don’t do this.

Megan Reynolds | August 11, 2015 - 4:00 pm

On Defining Boundaries & Voicing Discomfort

Men: when you are simply going to get food do you expect to be sexually harassed? Probably not. But as a woman, I know this can happen at any time.

Sydney Leathers | June 23, 2015 - 10:00 am

Check Your Vibes: How To Set Boundaries With Emotional Vampires

Most of us have at least one person in our lives who leaves us feeling drained after every interaction with them. This person is usually a family member or close friend,…

Claire Hannum | April 27, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Lena Dunham: “I Do Not Condone Any Kind Of Abuse”

“First and foremost, I want to be very clear that I do not condone any kind of abuse under any circumstances. … If the situations described in my book have…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 4, 2014 - 1:30 pm