“Barrica’s tech-fueled crusade is part of a larger ecosystem of startups zeroing in on women’s health and empowerment.”
October 20, 2017
"Though Silicon Valley investors may not typically seek out women teaching people about orgasms and porn, Barrica made the case that O.School was arriving at the perfect time."
August 15, 2017
"What if you’re queer and grew up in a religious household?" Barrica says. "None of the resources spoke to what I was looking for."
November 3, 2017
They're not targeting sex ed; they’re writing the policies in the most conservative way to avoid the problem
December 12, 2018
Sex tech gets better and more mind-blowing every year, and 2017 has been no exception. Companies founded by and geared toward women are receiving more funding and support than ever.
December 13, 2017
Kubo’s brings you an exclusive interview with the 28-year-old Filipina founder of O.school, Andrea Barrica.
February 14, 2019
The best sex toys, products, services, and change-makers that are enhancing pleasure for women.
March 15, 2019
There’s a misguided sense of entitlement to a queer person’s sex life from people who have a different experience.
March 21, 2019
Only 2 percent of venture capital funding goes to women founders, it's clear that there are still immense obstacles for women of color looking for funding.
April 1, 2019
What, how, and where do I sign up for this 200-level “blended” orgasm, as the sexperts call it?
April 23, 2019
This panel at SXSW discusses the emergence of female-focused platforms and how spaces that prioritize women’s needs (safety, authenticity, and empathy) will disrupt the Internet entirely.
March 9, 2019
“Everybody deserves access to information about their bodies and the organs inside their bodies — especially the ones that give us pleasure,” says Andrea Barrica. She speaks during TED Unplugged at TED2019
April 16, 2019
Andrea and I chat about how she became a sex tech founder, why she built O. School for underrepresented communities, how women are making sex tech the next big frontier for growth, and why sexual pleasure is foundational to wellness.
April 10, 2019
We should be teaching people that it’s okay to have sex for pleasure. For fun and connection and things that have nothing to do with procreation.
March 3, 2019
Listen as Andrea Barrica joins Dr. Pamela Peeke to discuss the importance of learning about sex to create a culture of sexual respect.
April 25, 2019
Just like some people love to create art, play music, cook, exercise, more than others…some people love to have sex.
May 27, 2019
For sex education, the Internet can be your friend if you’re looking at a resource that’s legit. Andrea Barrica, a queer woman of color, has created a safe space to learn about sexuality and pleasure, called O.school.
May 30, 2019
These 12 nonbinary people and queer women are revolutionizing the wellness field with their inclusive and accessible approaches to self-care — which is, well, what self-care should be.
June 19, 2019
The untold story of Andrea Barrica, a queer Filipina American, and her vision of a world free from sexual shame. Through founding O.school, a sex education platform that forwards inclusivity for LGBTQs, people with disabilities, and minorities, she proves that sexual pleasure and wellness go hand-in-hand.
September 3, 2019