Sexual consent category description

Just a text away: ‘Sextortion’ cases skyrocket as smartphone access increases among children

Sextortion cases are on the rise. Predators have accessibility to young prey because kids can be reached online through the use of their phones. Parental dialogues can be the most effective safeguard in protecting children against sexual online predators. Read More

That lawmaker who used his ex-girlfriend’s nude pics to catfish guys on Instagram just resigned

Republican lawmaker Nick Sauer resigned after it was discovered that he used nude picture of his ex-girlfriend  to catfish other men into having sexually graphic conversations online.

For All the Dudes Terrified of #MeToo Have Y’All Actually Learned Anything from It?

The #MeToo movement has the capacity to do much more than instill fear in men who may ponder a past partner's willingness to participate in sexual activity. Rather, the #MeToo movement should inspire all of us to take personal accountability of our own actions and redefine the ways and language with which we enter sexual [...]

Sex & Consent: It’s Time To Go Beyond The Rules

Jaclyn Friedman was groundbreaking when her book Yes Means Yes redefined the rules and verbiage of sexual consent. However, it is time to delve deeper into the subject. Consent is not the green light for having sex, but rather is the ongoing conversation between partners that continues throughout a sexual interaction.

‘What Would You Do?’ focuses on the ‘Me Too’ movement

ABC's show "What Would You Do" shows how people respond when they witness sexual harassment in the workplace. Would you speak up if you saw a customer making inappropriate sexual advances to a waitress? Would you want your teen to intervene?

Compliment Or Come-On? Confusion Over How To Define Sexual Harassment

In wake of workplace sexual harassment coming to the forefront, there is some confusion about its definition. When does complimenting a colleague or asking a co-worker on a date constitute harassment? The answer is both complicated and conversation worthy. Read More

Actress Jameela Jamil Gives Men A Lesson In How Not To Be Like Aziz Ansari

Actress Jameela Jamil voices her opinion on how we need to go a step farther in the topic of sexual consent.  Sexual consent, while necessary, should be the mere starting point from which partners need to be mutually enthusiastic and comfortable throughout intimate situations.

We urgently need to talk about the grey areas of bad sexual encounters

We are starting to better understand the laws of consent, but there are grey areas when it comes to sexual encounters that are difficult to define.  Does 'yes' mean 'yes' if it is said after persistence, moderate aggression or persuasion?  Can a consensual, but regrettable or unpleasant sexual experience cross the line into what is [...]

A 14-year-old girl sexted her crush. She may have to register as a sex offender

What happens to teens when the law sees sexting as child pornography?  Should a 14 year-old girl have to register as a sex offender for the next 10 years for willingly sending an explicit photo of herself?

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