50 Shades of Grey: Kink or Abuse?

There’s been a lot of criticism in feminist and kink communities over the Fifty Shades of Grey series – first as novels, and now as movies.

And the biggest problem is that what’s being depicted here isn’t really BDSM – it’s intimate partner violence, from stalking behavior to ignoring safe words.

Watch this video to learn more about the controversy.

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Jennifer Corey currently serves on the board of Collective Action For Safe Spaces, which aims to stop street harassment and public sexual harassment of women and members of the LGBTQ community.
Gwen (no last name given publicly) is an educational coordinator at  Secret Pleasures Boutique in Washington D.C. Secret Pleasures is an education focused sex toy shop in Washington D.C. designed for people of all genders & identities to explore their sexuality in a safe & nurturing environment.
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