Category Archives: Feminist stuff that’s annoying but true

Compassionate Care for LGBTQ Individuals: A Doctor’s Guide

I recently participated in a panel at the University of Nevada-Reno where I, along with a few lawyers and a Community Health Sciences Student, discussed the ways in medical professionals can be attentive and compassionate to the needs of Lesbian, … Continue reading

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Birth Control Soon Available for Men, But Will They Use It?

When I first started out as a sexual health educator, the idea of male birth control seemed a distant reality.   When I broached the subject with males in my groups they seemed uncomfortable with the idea and many outright stated that they would not take … Continue reading

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“It Gets Better”: The Lady Gaga Hair Edition

In September of 2010, renowned sex columnist Dan Savage posted a video to YouTube with his partner, in response to the surge in suicides by adolescent gay youth.  The video, Savage hoped, would serve as a source of inspiration to … Continue reading

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Antiquated Vibrators, Victorian Angst, and Sexual Frustration

What more could one ask for in a play? Bruka Theatre, a local Reno theater company known for showcasing ground-breaking and edgy pieces, is ushering in Valentine’s Day with their latest production: In the Next Room, otherwise known as, the … Continue reading

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L.A. City Council Mandates Condoms in Porn

In a 9-1 vote, the Los Angeles City Council approved a rule, requiring the use of condoms in all porn shoots taking place in LA – including the San Fernando Valley, a major hub for the porn industry in America. … Continue reading

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