Radio Hour 4/18/2019: The Perils of Purity Culture

Every month or two, I am lucky enough to appear for an hour on John Fugelsang’s “Tell Me Everything” on Sirius XM Insight, along with sex therapists Rachel Klechevsky and Eric Scheider. We choose a sex/gender theme of the day and talk it over, take calls, and generally do what radio guests do. Here is…

Al Vernacchio Interview

Note: This is one of a series of interviews originally published on the TLaM tumblr. The blog seems like a better home for this material, so in the coming weeks, I will be moving these interviews over (and hopefully publishing a couple of new ones). Al Vernacchio teaches at Friends’ Central School in Wynnewood, PA,…

Expressway to Your Heart: The Express Model of Sexual Consent

Chapter 1: It Leaves You Guessing I would be completely turned off by that. But I’m one of those girls that there’d be no question I was into you if I was. -Reddit user thehalflingcooks A classic scene in heterosexual romance movies and television shows (and actually, in “reality” shows as well: I’m looking at…

Welcome!

Talk Like a Man is a social norms “marketing” project, in collaboration with the Men’s Center for Growth and Change, designed to discuss and reflect the shifts in masculinity in the 21st Century. TLaM is written from a male-positive, profeminist point of view. Please visit the Facebook page (and group), Tumblr, and YouTube channel to…