Review -- 'Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On' by Rashida Jones

By Angie Rowntree More and more, it seems like everyone knows a whole lot about porn. Wired describes a mission to get more women into porn, a response to mainstream production companies creating “the same boring stuff... managed by the same kind of narrow-minded men.” TeenVogue claims “most mainstream porn shows thin, white, hairless, cisgender people having straight sex in which the women don’t experience pleasure.” HelloGiggles explains that Hollywood, specifically Rashida Jones via her soon to be released docu-drama Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On, wants to ... [Read More]

Review -- Pornocracy (2017)

By Angie Rowntree  Pornocracy: The New Sex Multinationals premiered [this month] at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festival in Austin, TX. It’s a must see. The documentary film was spearheaded by French feminist filmmaker, author, and former ... [Read More]
April 17, 2017

Nichi Hodgsen -- Why Ethical Porn?

By Nichi Hodgsen Asking if porn can be ethical is a bit like asking if food, furniture or fashion can be ethical. In many ways, porn is no different to any other consumer product. If it can be made and sold, it can be made and sold with regard to the well-being of both the produc... [Read More]
March 8, 2017

Consent in Porn -- Debunking Myths & Managing Realities

Speakers: Mercedes Carrera - Adult Film Performer Nina Elle - Adult Film Performer Conner Habib - Author, Adult Film Performer, Sex Workers’ Rights Advocate Mickey Mod - Adult Film Performer Mark Schechter - President ATMLA Dee Severe - BDSM and FemDom Film Director Mode... [Read More]
April 30, 2017

Angela White -- Why Ethical Porn?

By Angela White On the ethical production of pornography in general. I have shot with companies that claim to produce “feminist” pornography that treated me poorly. On the other hand, I have shot with “mainstream” companies, that produce pornography that perpetuates gender ... [Read More]
May 8, 2017

What is Consent?

By Angie Rowntree On its face, consent seems such a simple thing. In our daily lives, we seek and acquire consent from each other on a constant basis, in countless contexts. Sitting in a line of cars at a stop light, I wave in a driver waiting to leave an adjoining parking ... [Read More]
December 7, 2016

Featured Review

By Angie Rowntree  Pornocracy: The New Sex Multinationals premiered [this month] at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festival in Austin, TX. It’s a must see. The documentary film was spearheaded by French feminist filmmaker, author, and former adult performer Ovidie. Via Pornocracy, Ovidie investigates changes in the international adult entertainment industry, ... [Read More]
April 17, 2017

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Podcasts and Interviews

Dr. Laurie Betito Interviews Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals About Ethical Porn. "Consent In Porn". Full Video Episodes May Be Viewed At Mindbrowse.com.