Challenging Myths About Furries and Sex: Vice Media asks; Furscience Answers!

Vice Media (Canada) came to CanFURence in 2017 to speak with and record Furries and the Furcience team at work. Here are a couple minutes of what they got in a new piece just released yesterday. Unfortunately, some have experienced regional blocks, and if you can’t watch it in your area/country, apologies in advance. We’re advocating for this to change, but the decision isn’t ours, and we’re waiting as anxiously as some to see if this changes because the world needs to see...

Vice Q&A with Furscience: Furry is (still) NOT a Fetish.

As the Just Like You* campaign nears its midpoint, Furscience has made the news once again: Dr Roberts was interviewed by Vice (Canada); they ask the questions, and Dr Roberts gives them the science in this really information-packed piece. It’s certainly worth a read, and is another excellent example of a positive news story about furries that actually gets to what fandom is all about. If anyone wants additional context, be sure to read Dr Plante’s article, “Furry is NOT a Fetish.”...

Dr Roberts Tells CBC: Furries Are Important

As the Just Like You* campaign reaches its second week, the media is paying closer and closer attention, and so far, the coverage has been thorough and positive! Here’s an excellent example of that coverage from an article that was a follow-up from a CBC Radio interview: Read and...

570 News Asks: Do Furries Freak you out? Dr Roberts Answers.

Dr. Roberts was interviewed yesterday on the Eric Drozd Show based on Sunday’s article from The Record. When you click the link for the show (above), you’ll see all of the segments are posted along the side bar. You have to click Tuesday December 16 10:00 a.m. Her interview stars about 21:00 minutes in Note, so far, we can’t pull the audio off, so if you want to listen, hurry because they might only keep the stream up for a couple of days! More interviews to...

Just Like You* Launches. A Paper of Record Notices.

Like the CBC Radio-Canada interview (and post-interview article) with Dr. Roberts, this piece from The Waterloo Record really gets what Furscience and especially this campaign is all about. If we’re going to grumble about the unfair, sensationalist, and misinformed coverage, let’s be sure we congratulate and reward fair and accurate coverage, too! This is how we make change: getting the science out there, one story at a time. Read & Share! “The facts on furries: Waterloo researcher promotes...