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Sexuality and Sex Positive Philosophy

Articles about the sex positive movement, issues and topics around human sexuality.

Below, you can read our articles and blogs about sex positive related issues:

NYC Pride Parade 2016, LGBT Equality and Naturism

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Why the Battle For LGBT Equality Isn’t Over and How Nudists Need to Support It Back in June, Jordan and I attended the annual NYC Pride Parade. It took place just two weeks after the horrific mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida in which 49 people were killed and dozens of others …
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Polyamory and Explaining The Non Monogamous Polyamorous Lifestyle

| May 20, 2016 | 9 Comments

Polyamory and Living Life with Many Loves (this articles was updated on 5/20/2016) We have recently noticed a trend where certain groups may be more open to nudism and naturism than others. We all know the 30/30 theory where it’s estimated that 30% of swingers are nudists and visa versa. But there are a few …
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Nudist Clubs and Male or Female Genital Jewelry Revisited

| September 18, 2015 | 27 Comments

It’s Time for Nudist Clubs to Change Their Policies on Genital Jewelry There’s an issue in the nudist world that has long been bothering us as an organization that bases our values on acceptance. It’s the issue of nudist clubs and naturist resorts that bar entry to people with body and genital jewelry. A few …
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Dick Pic Parody Commercial and Why Men Send Dick Pics

| October 30, 2014 | 3 Comments

What’s Up With The Dick Pic Felicity Discusses The Dick Pic Phenomenon Dick Pics – Comedian Phoebe Robinson produced a dick pic parody commercial, and it’s perfection! The premise is that Sears now offers “dick photography”—professional photo shoots to create your dick pic. As a bonus, you can even have your penis reenact scenes from …
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The Male Penis Uncovered by Young Naturists and Nudists America

| October 20, 2014 | 14 Comments

Male Penis Issues In Today’s Society How the Male Penis is Viewed in Society While most of the body image blogs and articles have been focused on women, the issue of body image pertains to men as well. One of the greatest sources for male insecurity is the penis. Society also deems the public display of …
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Nudism and Nudists vs Swingers and the Sexy Swinging Lifestyle

| October 1, 2014 | 23 Comments

Swingers and The Swinging Lifestyle Contrasted By Nudism and the Nudist Lifestyle The Swinging Community and Swingers Vs. The Nudist Community and Nudism We all know that nudism is not about sex and that swinging is mostly about sex. But what is swinging really? What does it have to do with nudism? In this post we …
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What Is Slut Shaming

| September 14, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Issue of Slut Shaming What Slut Shaming Is and Why It Is Such A Big Problem Slut Shaming – In my recent post about Belle Knox The Duke Porn Star, I talked about an issue known as “Slut Shaming.” Since we have not yet posted about this social phenomenon, I figured it was time …
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Duke Porn Star, Belle Knox Interview Jordan

| July 13, 2014 | 11 Comments

Jordan Interview Belle Knox The Duke PornStar The Story Of The Duke Porn Star – Belle Knox For those of you who might not be familiar with the story of Belle Knox “The Duke PornStar”, I will give you the abbreviated version. A few months ago, a story broke about a female student at Duke …
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Understanding Gender Identity, Sex and Transgender People

| November 20, 2013 | 9 Comments

Gender Identity and Transgender People Understanding Gender Identity Gender Identity – At last, the “T” in LGBT is gaining visibility. You may have noticed that transgender issues have been more prominently featured in the news lately, most notably with the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). This bill is currently being voted on and would outlaw workplace …
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Combating Transexual Discrimination by YNA

| July 17, 2013 | 6 Comments

Transexual Discrimination is Not Acceptable By YNA Standards! Transexual Discrimination And The YNA Policy: Transexual Discrimination – We recently got an email from someone asking if trans* people (see poster for definition) are welcome at Young Naturists America events. The answer is, absolutely! People of any gender identity are welcome at our events and meetups. …
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What’s Fueling the Labiaplasty Trend?

| June 28, 2013 | 7 Comments

Part Two of our Labiaplasty Series: Fueling the Labiaplasty Trend: The Labiaplasty Trend – This is part two in a series on an increasingly popular cosmetic surgical procedure called labiaplasty. In part one of our labiaplasty series, we gave an introduction to this procedure: why women do it, patient statistics and side effects. While we …
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Sexual Power and Sexuality in Naturism

Sexual Power: Honoring Sexuality in Naturism Sexuality Within Naturism and Sexual Power: Sexual Power – In our last blog we spoke about breaking sexual silence. We discussed that while naturism is not about public sex it may be about understanding and communicating sexual values for people looking to learn more about themselves, their bodies, and …
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Ogas and Gaddam – Is Nudism Sexual Online?

| June 14, 2013 | 9 Comments

Ogas and Gaddam Rank Nudism at Number 19 in Top 100 Sexual Searches But, Is Nudism Sexual Online? Is Nudism Sexual Online? Let’s find out! Jordan and I recently visited the Museum of Sex in New York City to check out their latest exhibitions. They always have interesting things to see, along with frequent workshops and …
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Breaking The Sexual Silence By Talking About Sexuality

Sexual Silence – Talking About Sexuality and Sex Guest Blog by Steve Messmer, YNA Upstate NY In our last sex-positive blog — Nudity and Sex — we considered that one of the problems we face in reaching non-nudists is the communication gap between the nude and non-nude cultures. There is currently a lack of common …
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Nudity and Sex From a Cross-Cultural Perspective

Re-Thinking Nudity and Sex in the Textile vs Naturist World Guest Blog by: Steve of YNA Upstate New York Issues Pertaining To Nudity and Sex Nudity and Sex – Change is a fact of life; sometimes subtle, sometimes dramatic. An area of change in our culture and naturism is sexuality. I would like to focus …
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