Sex & Relationships

“It is disappointing that we have to rally again only two years after Repeal”

An interview with End IBSA Ireland co-founder Eboni Burke

This article contains mention of abuse, child abuse, and image-based sexual abuse

At the end of November, hundreds of activists gathered virtually to protest against image based sexual abuse in Ireland. Ten days before, activist and End Image Based Sexual

Life, Sex & Relationships

How To Have Sex Online

Eva O’Beirne discusses how to have safe, virtual sex during lockdown

On 3 August 2020, the Health Service Executive (HSE), along with the Irish Pharmacy Union, launched a Covid-19 advice campaign that dealt with the subject of sexual activity. At first, I didn’t think much of the cringe-worthy statements “consider masturbation

Podcasts

Podcast – A look at Level 5: Talking to TCDSU

The first segment of our three-part Lockdown special podcast episode is available now

In this first installment of a three-part episode, podcast host Eva O’Beirne interviews TCDSU Welfare Officer Leah Keogh, TCDSU Communications Officer Philly Holmes and TCDSU Ents Officer Hugh McInerney. Listen to the panel discuss Freshers’ Week, Level 5 restrictions, and …

Sex & Relationships

“Protection within legislation”: interview with Revenge Porn Activist Megan Sims

With revenge porn finally becoming illegal in Ireland, how safe will we really be?

In a world where most sexual encounters will be online for the foreseeable future, consent and revenge porn have become more topical than ever. With new HSE guidelines being vague at best and dangerous to sex workers at worst, Megan