sex

A sex scandal prompted the nation’s first abortion law 200 years ago. Here’s how.

The case involved a young woman and a Connecticut preacher

Alyssa Milano proposed a ‘sex strike’ to protest new antiabortion laws. Here’s how people responded.

Some argue that it perpetuates the stereotype that ‘women are providers and men are consumers of sex’

Why was it so uncomfortable to watch Arya’s sex scene in ‘Game of Thrones’?

It’s not just her age — viewers don’t know how to think about Arya’s sexual orientation

One year ago, a bill targeting online sex trafficking took effect. Sex workers say the consequences have been devastating.

Some say ‘FOSTA-SESTA’ is, at best, a major inconvenience; at worst, a death sentence

These women care for their ailing husbands. They say dating other men is how they take care of themselves.

‘Unless someone has lived my life, they have no idea what it’s like’

The share of Americans reporting no sex has reached an all-time high

Young men are mainly to blame for the dry spell, data show

‘If anyone can improve the situation, it’s her’: Amsterdam’s first female mayor wants to make sex work safer

Femke Halsema is crafting a plan to address crime and crowds in Amsterdam’s red light district

Kenya is close to legalizing homosexuality. But where do other African countries stand on LGBTQ rights?

Some countries retain some of the harshest punishments in the world for homosexuality

For breast cancer survivors, sexual intimacy can be challenging

Knowing what to expect sexually during and after a diagnosis is important, but often overlooked

Lily Lines: How monogamy can ‘mess with female passion’

Plus, the airlines introducing a non-binary gender option