Polyamory and emotional literacy

Kel Walters is a junior at UT Arlington studying political science and psychology with a minor in Arabic. She has been involved in local politics from a very early age, including frequently serving as an election judge. She also writes the column Real Talk for a student run webzine called BackRow Mag. She has been involved in the polyamorous community for several years, helping others build and maintain their relationships.

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Polyamory

Polyamorous relationships consist of individuals of multi-partner relationships and families. Leon offers an insight through his journey in finding polyamory as the means to creating intimate, valuable relationships with multiple people. Through his journey and explanation, Leon debunks myths and presents the values of polyamory.

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The 5 biggest myths about ethical non-monogamy (and why they're wrong)

In this video, Janel goes over some of the most common myths about ethical non-monogamy (ENM) and open relationships she hears as a relationship coach. As someone who works with many people who identify with this relationship orientation as well as someone who practices ethical non-monogamy in my personal life, it's important to her to dispel these false narratives about ENM!

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7 signs that non monogamy or an open relationship might be right for you

Has non monogamy been on your mind? Are you non-monogamous? Is an open relationship something you're considering? Well look no further, tune into this video to go through step-by-step how to know if a non monogamous relationship is right for you.

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Changing the way we think about consensual non-monogamy

Nirel Marofsky highlights a number of convincing reasons why polyamory should be a more widely considered option - this includes its emphasis on transparent communication, comparison, diffusion of economic (and other) responsibilities, and importance of autonomy. From this, NIrel will argue that we need to change our definition of “relationship“ to include polyamory and other forms of consensual non-monogamy.

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