Sexual Revolution

Hefner's Death Leaves Behind A Legacy Of Sexual Oppression, Not Sexual Liberation

Anna Tippett | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Anna Tippett

Hugh Hefner, the American businessman behind Playboy magazine, has died of natural causes aged 91. He founded the men's magazine in 1953, with the image of the Playboy Bunny becoming a cultural symbol that has seen global recognition and success

Sex Toys and Uprising in Egypt

Patrick Keddie | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Patrick Keddie

Somehow, I found myself in a lingerie shop in Maadi, south Cairo. The shop manager, demure in her hijab, glanced towards the door, then reached behind the till and pulled out a small, embroidered wooden box. Again, she glanced towards the door before opening the lid. A row of vibrators lay on the felt lining...

100 Years Of Innovation: The Pill

Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Tech

The year was 1960 and the contraceptive pill had been approved in the USA, sowing the seeds of a sexual revolution. After extensive testing by biol...