What Was Gay?

An essay on its history and future during a time when “gayness, we are told, is over.”

Sunday, February 15


The Days and Nights of an NBA Groupie

The pecking order of All-Star Weekend sex-with-basketball-player-or-rapper hopefuls.

Friday, January 16



"When I was younger, someone took a knife to my clitoris and cut out a small but significant part of me. I blamed my mother. I despised her. I loved her."

Saturday, January 10


The Lost Girls

Inside the world of underground sex trafficking in Houston.

Thursday, January 8


Cheerleaders for Christ

Clear drinks, full uniform, can’t lose.

Saturday, December 27


Pam and Tommy

The untold story of the world’s most infamous sex tape, and how the Internet spread it faster than anyone expected.

Friday, December 12


An Interview with Dan Savage

Talking with the most read—and most controversial—sex columnnist today.

Thursday, November 13


Everybody Sexts

An illustrated look at modern love, texting, and sex.

Friday, October 17


Abortion: Not Easy, Not Sorry

“I want to tell a different story, the more common yet strangely hidden one, which is that I don’t feel guilty and tortured about my abortion. Or rather, my abortions. There, I said it.”

Friday, October 3


Mothers, Sisters, Daughters, Wives

Inside the political battle over reproductive rights in Texas.

Monday, September 22


Meet the College Women Who Are Starting a Revolution Against Campus Sexual Assault

The survivors who “have built the most effective, organized anti-rape movement since the late ’70s.”

Sunday, September 14


The Afghan Girls Who Live as Boys

Posing for family survival in a society that values boys over girls.