One man’s experience with a sex surrogate in gay-conversion therapy.
Wednesday, September 25
Sunday, September 22
Wednesday, September 11
On lucha libre’s exóticos, “wrestlers who dress in drag and kiss their rivals, never quite revealing whether the joke is on their opponents, themselves or conservative Mexican society at large.”
Saturday, August 24
A visit to Tokyo’s first co-sleeping cafe, where one can pay a set fee to sleep next to a woman in 20 minute increments, though spooning, being patted on the head, and a change of pajamas are extra.
Thursday, August 8
On the lesbian separatists of the 1970s, who “created a shadow society devoted to living in an alternate, penisless reality.”
Sunday, July 28
Cycles of boom and bust in the drilling town of Williston, N.D., as seen from the perspective of an itinerant dancer filling one of three slots at the only strip club in town, Whispers.
Wednesday, July 24
When Germany legalized prostitution just over a decade ago, politicians hoped that it would create better conditions and more autonomy for sex workers. It hasn’t worked out that way.
Friday, July 19
The murder of an Olympic champion and the autopsy that shook a city.
Wednesday, June 26
Inside the political battle over reproductive rights in Texas.
Friday, June 21
A family turns to murder to save one of their own.
Most of what you know about women’s fertility rates is wrong.