My mission is to educate people of all genders and sexual orientations in their pursuit of healthy, empowering, and transformative sex and relationships. I spread my pleasure-positive message through my books, videos, writing, teaching, and lectures. I am a feminist pornographer who makes porn films that are consensual, ethical, and super hot! People often label my movies "porn for women," but they are actually for anyone to enjoy who wants to see spontaneity, performers taking charge of the scenes, chemistry between players, and real female orgasms.
College is a prime time for sexual exploration. Away from home, students experience newfound independence and freedom, their sexual curiosity is high, and they have access to social situations that can scratch those itches. We know they are exploring their own sexuality and sex with other people, so why not give them tools, strategies, skills, and information about how to do it?
- Tristan Taormino quoted in Nerve.com, “The University of Tennessee’s Sex Week Will Go on Despite Major Controversy”
by Tristan Taormino
Next week, I’m headed south to be a part of The 2nd Annual Sex Week at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville despite the fact that state lawmakers have put their opposition of the entire event on the record. On Monday, February 24, 2014, the Tennessee General Assembly will vote on—and, because of its strong support, very likely pass—a resolution that “condemns the organizers of…
What is the greatest danger sex workers face? Or what is the most important thing sex workers need? Or are those the wrong questions?
They’re impossible questions to answer because people’s needs are diverse and people’s experiences are diverse. So I think that’s the first place to start. There is no one solution, there is no one project, there is no one political point of view that can possibly speak to every single person who has experience in the sex trade.