Stories by Samhita Mukhopadhyay

Samhita Mukhopadhyay is the executive editor of and the author of the forthcoming book, Outdated: Why Dating is Ruining Your Love Life. subscribe to Samhita Mukhopadhyay's feed

Posted on: Sep 12, 2014, Source: The Guardian

More than half of people are now single. Is that because we can always swipe right, or because everyone else can, too?

Posted on: Jun 6, 2012, Source: Jezebel

People are delaying marriage (or not getting married at all) far more than they used to -- and it's for a reason.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2011, Source:

Want to know how to undo the damage done by traditional dating advice, challenge gender expectations and deepen our understanding of radical love?

Posted on: Oct 4, 2011, Source: Seal Press

From the new book "Outdated," a look at our very dated ideas of masculinity and how they hurt our relationships and sex lives.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Brown and Harvey's collaboration suggests a subtle, if indirect, relationship between the dating advice industry and intimate partner violence.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

What does an extremely popular blog about white culture tell us about race in America?

Posted on: Mar 28, 2008, Source: The Nation

The high STI rates among incarcerated people illustrate how social justice movements overlap. Now it's time for activists to talk to each other.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Samhita Mukhopadhyay: Mychal Bell, a 16 year old, rots in jail and gets sentenced to 22 years with little to no coverage in the mainstream media.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Samhita Mukhopadhyay: The reality of this plan is that many women will have their identities and personal information revealed to people that shouldn't have access to it.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Samhita Mukhopadhyay: Is smoking weed really a "guy thing"? And if not, why are media depictions of drug use usually sexist?