Stories by Susie Bright

Susie Bright is an author, editor, and journalist known for her original and pioneering work in sexual politics and erotic expression. She writes about sex and politics every day at her blog. subscribe to Susie Bright's feed

Posted on: Jun 18, 2008, Source:

The legalization of gay marriage is a huge milestone in the fight for equal rights. Still, it begs the question: why do people get married, anyway?

Posted on: Mar 11, 2008, Source:

Spitzer's apology -- and his moral "beliefs" -- are full of it.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2008, Source:

Apparently a whole lot. Just try substituting "men" for "money" in her new book.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2008, Source:

Here's some of the things you can look forward to in your unplanned Hollywood pregnancy.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2007, Source:

Don't be fooled by NY Times Magazine's feature story this weekend about the religious right's nice, new image. Christian power is not about holding hands and thinking good thoughts.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2007, Source:

While many migrants are forced into sex work, the rescue industry's moral position has hindered their own efforts to stop it, according to a new book, <i>Sex at the Margins: Migration, Labor Market and the Rescue Industry</i>.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2007, Source:

There's a difference between the real world of child abuse -- a story that apparently has no legs-- and Child-Porn!â„¢ that is constructed by unethical politicians.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2007, Source:

How does Suzanne Craig, wife of the outed senator, stand next to her liar of a husband at a press conference and not hurl her guts?

Posted on: Jul 19, 2007, Source:

Another two gay-bashing, Klan-loving, pulpit-slurping Republicans have disgraced themselves. But there is much more we can learn from the improprieties of David Vitter and Bob Allen.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2007, Source:

Want to know what really goes on at the World Bank? Read a copy of Bank Swirled, an underground satirical newspaper published by World Bank employees.

Posted on: Apr 15, 2007, Source:

Want to know what really goes on at the World Bank? Then Bank Swirled, an underground satirical newspaper published by World Bank employees, is a must-read.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2007, Source:

While Bush was too "busy" to throw out the first pitch of the baseball season, Gonzales has been busy himself -- decrying the horrors of child pornography on a national speaking tour.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2007, Source:

Even though the Internet tag NSFW (Not Safe for Work) is assumed to have something to do with sex, it is more about class, politics, and how much money you make.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2007, Source:

Want to become a bigot? Join the Greek system.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2007, Source:

Squeamish school librarians, screaming at a single word they deemed "offensive," have put the screws to an award-winning children's book.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2006, Source:

There's an unhappy host of young men who seem to have soured on the mating game -- but why?