Every Friday, The CSPH shares with you stories, reports, and headlines we’ve come across during the week focusing on sexuality, gender, sexual health, sexual politics, and more. These may be stories we found to be controversial, thought-provoking, or just plain interesting! Without further adieu, here is the roundup for the week of December 7, 2012.
1. What Kasandra Perkins’ Murder Means For The Rest Of Us
Contextualizing domestic violence within systemic misogyny is key to understanding – and working to prevent – domestic violence.
2. Revisiting Sex After Cancer
Cancer patients have already been through enough; it’s about time someone started paying real attention to issues of post-treatment intimacy.
3. Victoria’s Secret Is That She’s Really Into Consent
DISCLAIMER: This site turned out to be a hoax. But wouldn’t it be great if VS took a hint from this excellent parody?
4. Hey Porn Stars! What’s Your Damage?
The only thing ‘damaged’ about porn stars is probably their ability to avoid snickering when anyone references getting pegged in a non-sexual sense…
5. Turning Sexy Back Into Sexy Bags
Colostomy bag embarrassment can put a serious damper on getting frisky. Enter these hot, sensual, colostomy lingerie products to make you sexier than ever.
6. One Million Moms Still Mad At JC Penney
Their latest Ellen Degeneres ad has conservatives in a huff. But if anyone should be mad, it’s probably the elves.