marriage

marriage
marriage

Women Prefer Men Who Are Heavily Tattooed Body Pillows

You may not like it, but this is what peak performance looks like.
Kimberly Lawson
7.18.18
Opinion
Opinion

No One Should Get Plus-Ones to Weddings

If you suspect that someone would bail on your wedding if they couldn’t bring a buffer human, this person doesn’t like you enough to be at your wedding.
Maria Yagoda
7.13.18
weddings
weddings

The Agonizing Wedding Expectations Behind the Sexist 'Bridezilla' Stereotype

The trope of the bride's ugly transformation is actually about other people's narcissism and entitlement.
Foram Mehta
6.25.18
Internet
Internet

As My Family Tried to Arrange My Marriage, I Was Secretly Swiping on Tinder

My parents, unaware that I already had a dating profile of my own, signed me up for an online matchmaking service—similar, in a sense, to Tinder, but with far different expectations.
Mithila Phadke
6.18.18
Queerly Beloved
Queerly Beloved

Queer and Poly Couples Share How They're Redefining the Meaning of Marriage

“As queer people, we are creating our future. We have to be the blueprints for what we want.”
Anna Pulley
2.14.18
child marriage
child marriage

Woman Who Was Forced to Marry Her Rapist at 11 Is Trying to End Child Marriage

Because of legal loopholes, child marriage still exists in some states. This week, the Florida State passed a bill that would make it illegal to grant a marriage license to anyone under the age of 18.
Kimberly Lawson
2.1.18
weddings
weddings

We Asked a Blowjob Wedding Photographer: Literally, Why?

Dutch photographer Michael Klooster went viral after taking a shot of a newly married couple simulating fellatio in their wedding outfits. He explains how his photo sparked a new, eye-opening wedding tradition.
Sirin Kale
10.31.17
marriage
marriage

Wedding Photos of the Lesbian Couple Getting Married in 24 Countries

As part of a performance art piece, Fleur Pierets and Julian P. Boom are getting married in every country where same-sex marriage is legal. Broadly joined the couple at their first wedding in New York, where they kicked off their 18-month project.
Leila Ettachfini
9.21.17
assault
assault

Men Are Finding Loopholes in US Law to Marry Children

According to a new report, more than 200,000 children—some as young as 13—were married between 2000 and 2015 in the US.
Kimberly Lawson
8.30.17
marriage
marriage

The Woman Who Created a Game About Arranged Marriage to Get Out of Hers

Games designer Nashra Balagamwala fled Pakistan to escape matchmaking hell. Now she's turning that experience into a board game.
Zing Tsjeng
8.22.17
INDIA
INDIA

India Moves to Ban Unjust 'Instant Divorce' in Landmark Ruling

Under triple talaq, Muslim men can divorce their wives by uttering the word "talaq" thrice. According to a new judgment by the Supreme Court of India, it's now unconstitutional.
Sirin Kale
8.22.17
relationships
relationships

What We Can Learn from Women Who Cheat

"Cheating: A Handbook for Women" addresses the advantages of cheating on your partner. Author Michèle Binswanger explains why monogamy can get so monotonous.
Lisa Ludwig
8.15.17