A Black Man and a White Woman Switch Mics, and the Result is Amazing!

WED JUN 24, 2015 AT 07:22 AM PDT A black man and a white woman switch mics, and the result is amazing by Faith Gardner From https://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/06/24/1396071/-A-black-man-and-a-white-woman-switch-mics-and-the-result-is-amazing?detail=emailclassic This video took my breath away. Watch Eastern Michigan University students Darius Simpson and Scout Bostley speak for each other—and show us a thing or two about privilege. ORIGINALLY POSTED …

You’re More Polyamorous Than You Think By Rosie Wilby

Back in April, Helen Croydon’s New Statesman article entitled “Screw The Fairytale” sparked quite some heated debate from vociferous defenders of the ideal exclusive lifelong partnership. I too have faced occasionally challenging and often fascinating questions as I have toured my comedy show posing the question: Is Monogamy Dead? Yet I’ve come to realize that …

News: Jada Pinkett Smith Opens Up About Marriage to Will Smith, Says “I’m Not His Watcher”

by FRANCESCA BACARDI http://www.eonline.com/news/662850/jada-pinkett-smith-opens-up-about-marriage-to-will-smith-says-i-m-not-his-watcher   Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic Jada Pinkett Smith married Will Smith when she was very young, but that doesn’t mean she wants her children to follow in her footsteps. “Heck yeah, don’t do it,” she advised when she stopped by The Howard Stern Showon SiriusXM. “Thank God I have a husband who is …

POLYS: OUT YOURSELF (I did) & END PLURALISTIC IGNORANCE: Web Radio, Article by Janet Kira Lessin

I discovered I was polyamorous in 1990 when I fell in love with Ed,a man I met on the internet. He was married. So was I. We fell in love with each other but not out of love with our spouses and felt awful, at first, then came to understand through internet groups and research …

SAME SEX MARRIAGE NOW A FEDERAL RIGHT; POLYAMOROUS MARRIAGE’S NEXT: Web Radio & Article

On this program, which you can hear when you click the arrow above, Janet Kira and Dr. Sasha Lessin discuss the defeat of the Republicans’ Defense of Marriage Act, (DOMA).  We hope this defeat of the religious right’s attempt to cram their values down all of our throats will pave the path to a federal …

DOMA REPEAL MEANS MOVEMENT MOMENTUM FOR POLY PLURAL MARRIAGE by Janet Kira Lessin

Today (06/26/13) the DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) was overturned and Proposition 8 dismissed so now same sex marriages are available in California.  Thirteen of the 50 U.S. states plus Washington, D.C., have legalized gay marriage. Many states permit domestic partnerships.  We’re getting closer.  With today’s victories, there’s only 37 more to go.  See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Same-sex_marriage_status_in_the_United_States_by_state …

KAMALA DEVI’S Top Polyamory Problemswith Being Open, Married and Dating

Just for fun, I decided to conduct a poll to see what are the top 10 poly problems. Since humor is often the best way to rise above our polyamory problems and see ourselves in a new light, I hope you don’t take this post too seriously. I asked my fans on Facebook and Twitter …

POLYAMORY: PATH TO ETERNAL MARRIAGE by Janet Kira Lessin

Does monogamy lead to divorce? The very nature of monogamy is conditional love full of requirements and restraints, pulling in reigns, restricting freedom, spontaneity and choice. But the other side of the coin, running wild, sewing oats, following every whim, seems to avoid intimacy. It takes time, connection and intimacy to be truly known, loved …

POLY vs Swing: The Swing Isn’t the Whole Playground by Nicole/Niki,

forward from Poly Pipeline.com Merry-go-rounds, monkey bars, slides, seesaws, bridges and swings. Everyone had their preferred play structure at the park; do you remember yours? Mine was the swing; I loved flying through the air, feeling weightless and free. The swings of the playground bring back great childhood memories. But more than a rope and …