Tagged: sexual politics

Playing Hardcore

  I have a friend whose pronouns I consistently mess up.  He’s trans.  He uses male pronouns.  And every so often I slip.  I forget.  I…something.  I can’t really even explain it.   It...

The Psychology of S&M

This article originally appeared on Clarisse Thorn’s website. BDSM is a 6-for-4 deal of an acronym: Bondage, Discipline, Dominance, Submission, Sadism and Masochism. It’s sometimes referred to as S&M, B&D, leather, or fetish. As...