Posts in Love & Relationships
A Comprehensive Guide to Internet and Tech. Safety

Have you ever been harassed in the street? Received a crass message on a dating app? Had a coworker make a comment about your appearance that just didn’t sit right? You’re not alone. With the #MeToo movement, it’s easy to log onto Twitter or Facebook and see just how many women are victims of sexual harassment.

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What I Wish I Knew About the Responsibilities of Having a Uterus

I am standing in the bathroom of an Airbnb with my skirt around my ankles holding a piece of toilet paper with orangey-peach streaks of blood. I track my cycles; I know I shouldn’t be bleeding yet and I can tell something is different.

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How to Practice Consent Like a Pro

There’s been a lot of buzz around the topic of consent recently. More and more people are talking about the importance of affirmative consent, but many are still having a difficult time understanding this concept. In fact, in the wake of the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, some men are claiming that they are now afraid to associate with women in public or the workplace, for fear that they might of being accused of sexual harassment or assault.

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No, You Didn’t Deserve It: Spotting the Differences Between Healthy and Unhealthy Dating Behaviors

It’s still February, and that means it’s still Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. And if your sex ed classes were anything like mine, this topic probably got skipped right over. You know how to put on a condom, what birth control options are out there, and the names of a whole host of sexually transmitted infections. Your educators prepared you to practice sex safely. Except, they didn’t. Not really.

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What the Years Have Taught me About Maintaining Relationships

I am notoriously bad at maintaining relationships. I don't know why. Maybe it's because I'm an introvert. Maybe it's because I view my life in sections rather than one continuous journey. Either way, I have let a few too many close friendships fall away over the years, and it's kinda sad.

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