Polyamory is an alternative to monogamy. If this concept is new to you, you probably have some questions about it – and you might believe some of these myths.
Riley J. Dennis has heard them all, so she’s correcting some of the most common misconceptions about polyamory and non-monogamy.
These misunderstandings – like saying polyamorous people just want to sleep around, or they don’t fully love their partners – add to the harmful (and inaccurate) idea that being polyamorous means someone’s a bad person.
That’s just not true, and this video will show you why.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- 15 Comments Polyamorous People Are Tired of Getting
- 5 Radical Ways People Do Non-Monogamy That You Need to Know About
Riley J. Dennis is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism. She’s a polyamorous, atheist, gender non-binary trans woman with a passion for fiction writing, feminism, and technology. She got her BA from Whittier College in 2015 doing a self-designed major called Writing Worlds, a mixture of creative writing and anthropology, focused on realistic fictional world building. Find her on her YouTube channel, Twitter @RileyJayDennis, or her website RileyJayDennis.com.