consent

The Privacy and Perception Issue
The Privacy and Perception Issue

I Was Tricked into Becoming a Cam Girl at 18

It all started with a mysterious MSN message asking me if I'd like to be a model.
Sarah Hurtes
6.18.18
The Privacy and Perception Issue
The Privacy and Perception Issue

Deepfakes Were Created As a Way to Own Women's Bodies—We Can't Forget That

When Redditors started using AI to attach celebrities' faces to porn performers' bodies, the media reaction focused on the implications for potential political hoaxes, but we need to focus on the women they harmed.
Samantha Cole
6.18.18
consent
consent

Half of the Country Doesn't Have a Legal Definition of Consent

State by state, there’s little consensus on what counts as consent. Some legal experts and advocates are aiming to change that.
Kimberly Lawson
6.11.18
Sex
Sex

Consent for Dummies with Drag Queens Trixie and Katya

Trixie and Katya discuss consent and why the "sexiest dirty talk is 'yes.'"
Amelia Capaz
2.7.18
Books
Books

Five Under-the-Radar Feminist Books You Need to Read

From consent culture to sisterly advice, a short list of 2017 releases you won't want to miss.
Sarah Burke
12.18.17
consent
consent

Men Still Don't Know How Consent Works, New Study Suggests

New research suggests that straight men are likely to misinterpret situational factors, such as having previously engaged with a woman intimately, as consent.
Leila Ettachfini
11.29.17
Sex Ed
Sex Ed

Teachers Forced to Report All Teens Having Sex in Oregon School District

The Salem-Keizer school district in Oregon mandates that all school employees report students to law enforcement or state officials if they find out they’re sexually active. Some students are petitioning to change the rule.
Kimberly Lawson
11.2.17
Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Teaching Kindergarteners About Consent

The women behind the radical consent education program YES!: Your Empowered Sexuality want to teach kids to respect each other's bodies long before they get to high school.
Danielle Corcione
10.19.17
sexual assault
sexual assault

Men Legally Allowed to Finish Sex Even If Woman Revokes Consent, NC Law States

North Carolina is the one state where the law explicitly says you cannot revoke consent once it's given. A bill that would remove this "unacceptable loophole" has little traction.
Kimberly Lawson
6.22.17
tv
tv

DeMario Jackson Reportedly Invited Back to 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Allegations of sexual misconduct on the set of "Bachelor in Paradise" halted the show's production for an investigation. Now, it's been announced that the show will resume filming—and a contestant embroiled in the controversy has been invited back.
Linda Yang
6.21.17
sexual assault
sexual assault

Accused Vanderbilt Rapist Gave Student Lectures on Consent While Awaiting Trial

Brandon Banks is accused of participating in the gang rape of an unconscious woman four years ago and has since preached to students about consent. The former Vanderbilt football player entered a not-guilty plea at the start of his trial yesterday.
Kimberly Lawson
6.20.17
Sex
Sex

Parents Are Failing Miserably at Talking to Teens About Sex

A new study found a glaring disconnect between what adults and teens think is happening in college dorm rooms versus what is really happening.
Kimberly Lawson
5.17.17