01.03.2017 | Religion | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

Screen shot 2014-04-27 at 2.26.38 PMHere is the conclusion to Sexual Futurist's exclusive interview with Dr. Darrel Ray, author of "Sex and God."

01.03.2017 | Arts & Pop Culture | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

big-bottomed-schoolmarm"You're not talking about rape correctly."  That seems to be the view of many in the NY Times story about "Game of Thrones'" treatment of rape.  The HBO series has featured innumerable murders, killings of all

01.03.2017 | Arts & Pop Culture, Education | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

young-medusa-by-jsimethJust as in the story from Greek mythology where just looking at Medusa's head could have dire consequences--turning one into stone--so too might looking into the classic Greed stories themselves.  So say some of the highly sensitive.

01.03.2017 | Arts & Pop Culture, Family & Relationships, Politics & Law, Religion | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

holding-noseWhew!  Sexual-based stigma is a whole lot bigger than SF ever thought it could be.  Sure, gays get their share of the hate and we all call that homophobia.  Women get their second-class treatment and we call that misogyny.  These are real problem behaviors that cause genuine suffering by promoting discrimination.  SF has no desire to minimize them or to suggest that we should stop

01.03.2017 | Family & Relationships | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

420-some-good-news-african-american-couple-laughing-together.imgcache.rev1316189611077It's not all grim for sexual futurists.  Let's face it, sometimes ignorance and irrationality is hilarious.  Take this letter to America's national advice giver,

01.03.2017 | Politics & Law | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

According to the FBI, crime in America is down.  More people doing the right thing and that's a good, mmm, thing.  But then there's the Dark Web.  If you think it sounds a bit creepy you're not alone.

01.03.2017 | Family & Relationships, Religion | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

article-2640367-1E09F36200000578-826_634x359When religion makes war on the very people upon whom the organization depends, can the end of religion be far off?  Across North America and Europe, where people have a choice they are increasingly choosing to

01.03.2017 | Politics & Law | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

putin-back-doorPutin dissed Clinton recently.  Not such a newsworthy diss actually, not even as bad as the (Caution: completely vulgar!) UnNews about Putin.  Putin's words were nothing for the Clintons who, through long years of taking personal attacks must surely

01.03.2017 | Politics & Law, Religion | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

3005970_370Consent.  In this one little word lies the difference between our thinking of women as (1) chattel, property to be owned as opposed to (2) humans equal to men and their potential partners in life.  The "killer app" of the 21st century, to reference Niall Ferguson, author of "The West a

01.03.2017 | Politics & Law, Religion | Posted by Steven Ing | Article

Screen Shot 2014-06-15 at 7.57.08 PMRape in India, as in America, seems to be a question of legitimate rape...or not.  Two young girls, ages 14 and 15, stepped out in a field at night on May 27th to relieve themselves (a common practice in India) where they were sexually assaulted.  The next day their bodies were found hanging from the branches