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Your 5 Most Common Questions About Alcohol & Consent Answered

By Ellen Kate

The first time I formally learned about consent was in grad school.
I was training as a peer sexuality educator, and we did an exercise where we had to decide which activities needed to be discussed with a partner: “Do you need consent to hug someone?” the facilitator asked. 3,002 more words

Rape & Sexual Assault

What Is Consent?

By love is respect

As important as consent is, we don’t talk about it enough. So it’s understandable if you’re a little unsure about what it is – and what it isn’t. 525 more words

Rape & Sexual Assault

Legal Role Of Consent


The legal definitions for terms like rape, sexual assault, and sexual abuse vary from state to state. See how each state legally defines these crimes by visiting RAINN’s State Law Database. 485 more words

Rape & Sexual Assault

Sex Can Be Complicated. Consent Is Not. 

By Kate Harding

On last week’s episode of The Mindy Project, the necessary conflict between the show’s two leads—who’ve entered a happy, loving relationship after two seasons of will-they-or-won’t-they?—was provided by anal sex. 2,160 more words

Rape & Sexual Assault

A Mounting Campaign, C.A.S.K.

On Saturday, July 30th, C.A.S.K. again put its boots on the ground on the corner of Frasyer Blvd. and Watkins Street in its continuing campaign to bring about a reversal in senseless murders that are happening in our city everyday. 195 more words

CASK Strategy

OCD and Crime

Man arrested after Jo Cox shooting is ‘obsessive compulsive who rubbed own skin with Brillo pads’ relative claims.

The above statement is a  recent headline from the… 442 more words

Mental Health