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The Viagra Effect: Has It Really Given Sex a Lift?
March 22, 2018

The ‘little blue pill’ helped the world talk about sex. But 20 years after its FDA approval, what has it really done for relationships? Esther Perel weighs in. Read More

The Criminalization of Abortion Began as a Business Tactic
January 22, 2018

Abortion was common during the 19th century. Read More

‘Cutting’ Was the Brutal Victorian Version of Throwing Shade
January 2, 2018

Much like ghosting today, cutting was the ultimate 19th-century dis. Read More