Adultery’s Double Standard
Article by Katie Roiphe on adultery’s double standard; says when men cheat, they are pigs, but when women do it, they are striking a blow for sexual freedom; drawing (L)
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Adultery in Her Heart
The protagonist of this novel dreams of cheating, but doesn’t — quite.
Brunei to Punish Adultery and Gay Sex With Death by Stoning
Statutes allowing stoning and amputation will go into effect in the sultanate beginning on April 3. That has set off an outcry from human rights groups.
Is Adultery a Crime in New York?
As some readers pointed out this week, under a 1907 statute, adultery is still a misdemeanor in New York State, punishable by up to 90 days in jail. But it is almost never prosecuted.
Adultery, and Other Pleasures
A celebrity couple and a rising star are featured in a revival of Harold Pinter’s “Betrayal.”