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Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.

Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.
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Boston, MA

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Unscrewing up the sexual culture. Host Jaclyn Friedman and a rotating cast of whipsmart guests untangle the politics and culture of sex, and help out real-world sex advice-seekers.

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@jaclynf

Language:

English


Episodes

Fun Famine (Rewind)

8/7/2018
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Could your food cravings be telling you you have a pleasure deficit? Body Kindness author Rebecca Scritchfield joins Jaclyn to explore the connections between body image, diet culture, health and sexuality

Duration:00:41:35

Resistance Is A Stage (Rewind)

7/17/2018
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Jaclyn catches up with Pamela Merritt, co-founder and co-director of Reproaction, who gets real about what it takes to unscrew the sexual culture in more conservative or otherwise untapped communities.

Duration:00:43:41

Shame is the Boner Killer

6/20/2018
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In part two of our conversation about sex and mental health, Jaclyn talks with therapist Shadeen Francis about destigmatizing, deshaming, and decolonizing our mental wellness, both in and out of the bedroom. Also there are donuts.

Duration:00:43:31

Spare Parts: Body Sommeliers

6/13/2018
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Last quickiesode of the season brings fake fake lesbians, body sommeliers and more.

Duration:00:15:25

A Really Small Awkward Surprise Party

5/29/2018
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What's the relationship between depression and sexuality? It's more complicated (and hopeful! and fun!) than you might think, as sexual and mental health advocate JoEllen Notte explains.

Duration:00:38:39

If Feminism Was Vampirism

5/22/2018
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How to make friends with your anger, why tender feelings are contrary to capitalism, and Jaclyn's feminist origin story, all in one jam-packed quickiesode.

Duration:00:15:16

They Don't Even Love Me

5/15/2018
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The news about men's aggrieved entitlement to women's bodies is a LOT lately. Jaclyn processes and gets productive (and downright tenderhearted) with sexuality and emotional health educator Karen BK Chan.

Duration:00:45:12

Spare Parts: Hot Butches

5/8/2018
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Schneiderman, Diaz & Khaled get what they deserve. A history of "girl power." And at last, courtesy of a listener, Jaclyn gets her Hot Butches in Pop Culture. All in one jam-packed quickiesode!

Duration:00:14:54

Brigadoon Sex

5/2/2018
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We needed a break from reality this week, so pull up a chair and listen in while Jaclyn talks with Redheadedgirl about the sexual politics of romance novels. Don't worry: we left in the naughty bits.

Duration:00:39:04

Spare Parts: Treat Fuckbois Like Fuckbois

4/24/2018
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New old visions for survivors, some blunt dating advice, and a little butt action, all in one quickiesode!

Duration:00:15:27

Anti Trafficking Means What

4/17/2018
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With the passage of SESTA/FOSTA, we've entered a time of unprecedented danger for sex workers and for sexual expression in general. Criminologist Claudia

Duration:00:34:35

Spare Parts: Porn for Science

4/11/2018
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In this quickiesode: An update on the crackdowns against sex workers and your right to sexual expression, advice for a man with a surprising ethical double-standard, and a story about the time Jaclyn watched porn for science.

Duration:00:16:19

Woke or Scared?

4/4/2018
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Jaclyn catches up with writer and activist Soraya Chemaly to talk about the past, present and future of #metoo.

Duration:00:42:38

Spare Parts: A Feminist and a Slut

3/21/2018
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Stop SESTA, have some advice from the Sugars, and find out what nutritionist mean girls are like.

Duration:00:14:39

Fun Famine

3/13/2018
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Could your food cravings be telling you you have a pleasure deficit? Body Kindness author Rebecca Scritchfield joins Jaclyn to explore the connections between body image, diet culture, health and sexuality

Duration:00:41:13

Spare Parts: Amateur

2/27/2018
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In this quickiesode: bad Christians, surprising advice about orgies and parenting, and Tina Horn weighs in on who is (and is not) a porn star.

Duration:00:15:10

Porn Stars Are People

2/20/2018
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From Stormy Daniels to the New York Times, there's been a lot talk about porn in the news. Tina Horn of Why Are People Into That joins Jaclyn to break down where the conversation is breaking down, how we could build it better, and why it matters how we talk about porn.

Duration:00:49:28

Spare Parts: Flag Your Values

2/13/2018
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We're back from hiatus and talking porn stigma, self-care, Valentine's, and social circles.

Duration:00:15:09

Resistance is a Stage

11/28/2017
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Last full episode of the season! (More Spare Parts to come, no worries.) We put it to good use catching up with Pameal Merrit, co-founder and co-director of Reproaction, who gets real about what it takes to unscrew the sexual culture in more conservative or otherwise untapped communities.

Duration:00:43:16

Spare Parts: We Don't Know Where the Blood's Going

11/21/2017
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In this quickiesode, Jaclyn watches porn for science, helps out a listener whose boyfriend may be crossing a line between fantasy and exploitation, and talks with Tina Horn about the delights of consensual nonconsent.

Duration:00:17:34