Top Articles About Sex From the Mainstream News

Although this topic was once relegated to private discussions, and, even then sometimes frowned upon, sex has finally emerged as a subject for consideration in the popular zeitgeist. If you need convincing, look no further than the pages of the major newspapers like The New York Times, The Guardian, and The Washington Post. Western media is publishing more stories about sex than ever, leading to more ideas, opinions, and experiences for all of us to learn from and reflect on. Here are some stories you should read today.

  1. What Americans Get Wrong About Porn

    An author from the porn industry weighs in on the perceived negative effects of watching pornography.

    What Americans Get Wrong About Porn
  2. What’s Lust Got to Do With It?

    "Why would a woman go home with a man, decide she’s not attracted to him but have sex with him anyway?"

    What’s Lust Got to Do With It?
  3. A lot of my old friendships started with sex. My wife is not thrilled about that.

    A woman who is friends with many of her ex partners examines the thin lines between ex lovers and friends.

    A lot of my old friendships started with sex. My wife is not thrilled about that.
  4. 'Set aside time for sex' – how to get better at long-term relationships

    This article examines the ways that setting aside time for sex can make your long-term relationship more successful and avoid a dead bedroom.

    'Set aside time for sex' – how to get better at long-term relationships
  5. People Are Terrified of Sex

    The Atlantic examines the outsized fear of sexually transmitted illnesses and provides some much-needed reassuring statistical context.

    People Are Terrified of Sex
  6. What it’s like to date as a transgender woman

    One transgender woman writes about her experiences in the dating world.

    What it’s like to date as a transgender woman
  7. Why Women Had Better Sex Under Socialism

    Can a society's economic infrastructure have a bearing on the kind of sex its citizens have? This article takes a look at sex under socialism.

    Why Women Had Better Sex Under Socialism
  8. My life in sex: 'I like hugging, holding hands and kissing, but don't feel sexual attraction'

    An asexual writes about their experiences with intimacy and how enjoying some parts of it doesn't mean enjoying or desiring all parts.

    My life in sex: 'I like hugging, holding hands and kissing, but don't feel sexual attraction'
  9. Why Are Young People Having So Little Sex?

    "Despite the easing of taboos and the rise of hookup apps, Americans are in the midst of a sex recession."

    Why Are Young People Having So Little Sex?
  10. Getty exhibition shows how the naked body became a subject for art

    Take a look inside an art exhibition that traces the lineage of artistic interest in the human body.

    Getty exhibition shows how the naked body became a subject for art

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