Patriarchy vs. Matriarchy: Freeing Ourselves From A Ruling Class

Patriarchy & matriarchy, two sides of the same coin? A dominant male-centered approach to life verses a woman-centered ultra-fem dynamic; does either work really for the everyday guy or gal trying to get along, alone or with a partner, in work, relationships…life in general? Can such a gender-specific worldview be applied to the world in…

“Sex Positivity" v.s. Peer Pressure

We’ve certainly seen some recent positive sociological shifts in sexuality. Scholastic publishing Alex Gino’s George, one of the first “young reader” books centering on a transgender character, America’s forward federal strides gay in marriage, even the recent heated debate over Planned Parenthood’s role in women’s heath showcased (for most) the good the organization does. But…

The Fight against Sex Ed in Schools - why are we keeping our Children in the Dark?

George Orwell opined: “In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” Telling the truth to our children about sex shouldn’t be a ‘revolutionary act.’ But as all sides of the political spectrum continue to truck in deceit the fight for the very best-and realistic-Sex Ed in our schools seems to be…