Tag: Culture

Meet Erika Lust, the Swedish Pornographer Making Consent Sexy

“I accept that I’m an intelligent, competent, submissive feminist,” says the woman on the screen. “Who sometimes finds her power by choosing to let it go.”  She’s one of several women who speak directly into the…

See George Carlin Imitate New Yorkers in Rare Lost Routine

George Carlin lampoons the people he used to know in his New York City neighborhood, including Italians, Jews and the police, doing hilarious stereotypical impressions in a recently rediscovered clip of him performing in 1973….

Out and Proud: Inside the Fight for Trans Service Members

“This is the only president who has turned his back on as many as 15,000 transgender service-members,” says Sheri Swokowski, a transgender veteran who served in the Wisconsin National Guard for 35 years. “Even since…

The Academy Has Spoken, But How Will Colleges Handle Cosby?

Commencement season blooms back to life this weekend, as your typical array of celebrities – Josh Groban, Hannah Storm, members of Lady Antebellum – accept honorary degrees (and in This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com:…