Motivations of low-income substance using heterosexual Black women in New York City for having multiple sexual partners are explored in this paper. Individual-level motivations for extra relational sex fell into four dominant themes: sexual pleasure, partner infidelity, sex exchange and past main partners. Using a Black feminist framework, we describe how participants displayed considerable autonomy by actively forming and withdrawing from sexual relationships with men. However, women described low rates of condom use with main partners and inconsistent use of condoms with more casual sexual partners.
'As a black woman I'm always fetishised': racism in the bedroom
'As a black woman I'm always fetishised': racism in the bedroom | Sex | The Guardian
Previous content analyses of pornography suggest black women are more often the target of aggression compared to white women. Furthermore, research suggested that the most aggressive depictions occurred between interracial couples. The last content analysis on this topic was published in the s, however. The current study examined pornographic scenes featuring heterosexual couples including scenes with black women from two of the largest online pornographic streaming tube sites in the world Xvideos.
In this study, we examined how racial factorsinfluence college women's perceptions of sexualharassment. The data suggest that sexual harassmentbetween Black women and men are trivialized compared to sexual behavior between Black women andWhite men. The findings are interpreted with regard tothe necessity of studying sexual harassment for women ofcolor.
College of Medicine, Charles R. MSMW reported more than three times as many total and unprotected sex acts with each primary as they did with each non-primary female partner. Implications for HIV risk and prevention are discussed.