- May 13, 2013
In the 1980s, some members of Germany's Green Party advocated the legalization of sex with minors. Now the party wants to come to terms with this dark chapter via an independent review of internal documents -- some of which show that the influence of pedophiles on the young party was much stronger than previously thought. By Jan Fleischhauer, Ann-Katrin Müller and René Pfister more... [ Forum ]
Sex ist nichts anderes als eine Unterabteilung des Sports, meint Achim Achilles. Und bereitet sich am liebsten mit ein paar Stretching-Übungen vor. Blöd nur, dass seine Frau in der Zeit meist einschläft. Dabei kann Bettgymnastik die sportliche Leistung verbessern - behaupten zumindest Forscher. mehr... [ Forum ]
- April 25, 2013
Many might think that 6-year-olds aren't ready to discuss issues like putting on condoms or achieving orgasm. Among them are the irate parents of first-graders at a Berlin elementary school that used a sex-ed book with explicit text and revealing illustrations. more...
- April 22, 2013
With human trafficking on the rise in Europe, Germany's governing coalition has agreed to a long-disputed reform of the country's prostitution laws, SPIEGEL has learned. more... [ Forum ]
- March 15, 2013
Four decades ago, the southern German state of Bavaria became the birthplace of a film genre like no other. The alpine meadows were rugged, the men wore lederhosen, the porn was soft -- and Germany was hooked. By Danny Kringiel more... [ Forum ]
- February 07, 2013
It's happened again: A German job center has tried to line up a position for a young woman in a brothel. The job was just serving drinks, but the issue has rekindled the debate about how far the government should go to get people back in the workforce. more... [ Forum ]
- December 20, 2012
When German national Fabian Thylmann was arrested, he became known as the king of the porn industry. His sex company operates like a modern corporation, silently and digitally. He has become a major presence on the Internet, much like Amazon and Wikipedia. By Uwe Buse more... [ Forum ]
- December 11, 2012
One of the world's most successful Internet porn magnates has been arrested in Belgium on German tax evasion charges, a prosecutor has said. Fabian Thylmann's empire is reported to include the websites YouPorn, Brazzers and MyDirtyHobby. more...
Radikale Tierschützer gegen die Anhänger der freien Tierliebe: Wenn zwei Minderheiten in Konkurrenz treten, bleibt die Toleranz schnell auf der Strecke. Deshalb soll nun, nach mehr als 40 Jahren, die Freigabe für den Sex mit Tieren wieder aufgehoben werden. Von Jan Fleischhauer mehr... [ Forum ]
- November 26, 2012
Germany plans to slap a fine of up to 25,000 euros on people having sexual relations with pets, but zoophiles plan to fight the move. They say there's nothing wrong with consensual sex and that the true violations of animal rights are taking place in the farming industry. more...