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From Blurred Lines to New Rules: how sex in pop has changed for ever – The Guardian


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From Blurred Lines to New Rules: how sex in pop has changed for ever
The Guardian
When Robin Thicke and Pharrell released Blurred Lines on 26 March 2013, they had no idea (or claimed not to) that it would kickstart a debate about rape culture and misogyny in pop . The outraged response to its suggestive lyrics – particularly the

Does Anyone Really Want a Male Sex Robot? – Motherboard


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Does Anyone Really Want a Male Sex Robot?
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But critics are already calling Realbotix's bluff. “That is a robot created by Matt McMullen through the male lens,” Cindy Gallop, founder of MakeLoveNotPorn told me in a phone conversation. She read aloud the quotes from McMullen in one of the tabloid
'Transgender' SEX ROBOTS could be coming to a bedroom near you, as bosses reveal interest in love-droids for 'any …The Sun
There's a new sex robot in town: Say hello to SolanaEngadget
Male sex dolls with bionic penises are coming soonNew York Post

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Fewer High School Students Are Having Sex – TIME


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Fewer High School Students Are Having Sex
TIME
Across the U.S., the number of high school students who report having sex has dropped, according to new federal data. The report, based on a nationwide self-reported survey of high school students and published by researchers at the U.S. Centers for
Fewer teens are having sex as declines in risky behaviors continueWashington Post

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Young children, same-sex couple killed in act of ‘savagery’ in upstate New York identified by police – ABC News


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Young children, same-sex couple killed in act of 'savagery' in upstate New York identified by police
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Police have identified the 5-year-old girl, 11-year-old boy and same-sex couple found dead in an upstate New York apartment in a killing described by the police chief as "savagery." The slain children were Shanise Myers, 5, and her brother Jeremiah
'Heinous atrocity': Same-sex couple, two kids murdered in New York basementNBCNews.com

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Australia Makes Same-Sex Marriage Legal – New York Times


New York Times

Australia Makes Same-Sex Marriage Legal
New York Times
SYDNEY, Australia — Australia's Parliament voted overwhelmingly to legalize same-sex marriage on Thursday, overcoming years of conservative resistance to enact change that the public had made clear that it wanted. The final approval in the House of
Australia legalizes same-sex marriageCNN
Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriagesCNBC
Australian Parliament Approves Same-Sex MarriageNPR
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Teacher, 23, arrested for ‘parking lot sex’ with teen boy student she met at Chick-fil-A – Fox News


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Teacher, 23, arrested for 'parking lot sex' with teen boy student she met at Chick-fil-A
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A Texas world history teacher is accused of having a sexual relationship with a former male student after the two met at a restaurant, authorities said. Michelle Schiffer, 23, of Houston, allegedly had sexual intercourse with one of her former students
Female Texas teacher accused of having sex, smoking pot with studentWABC-TV

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Russell Simmons steps down after sexual assault allegation – CNNMoney


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Russell Simmons steps down after sexual assault allegation
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Simmons, the founder of hip-hop music label Def Jam Recordings and CEO of Rush Communications, released a statement on Thursday after screenwriter Jenny Lumet accused him of forcing her to have sex with him in 1991. She detailed the encounter in a
Russell Simmons steps down from companies after new sex assault allegationThe Guardian
Russell Simmons: Music mogul steps down after sex allegationBBC News
Music producer Russell Simmons steps down after sex assault claimReuters

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How Joe Barton’s sex scandal fits into the current conversation on sex and power – Washington Post


Washington Post

How Joe Barton's sex scandal fits into the current conversation on sex and power
Washington Post
A conservative Texas congressman's nude photo, sent by himself, is out in the world — and so is how he apparently tried to leverage his power to keep his sex life private. In some ways, Rep. Joe Barton's (R-Tex.) secret sex life, which The Washington

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