ARTICLES RELATING TO CONSENT

The world’s first consent condom requires four hands otherwise it won’t open

2019-04-05 19:37

"If it’s not a yes, it’s a no," reads the tagline of the condom.

"I was actually sleeping... it's rape"

2018-12-20 09:18

An "alarming" proportion of adults in Great Britain remain confused about what constitutes rape, campaigners say.

"No means no": How this teacher explains consent to 3-year-olds in the sweetest way

2018-10-11 11:58

"Consent is something I am big on teaching. Mostly because I am alive in the 21st Century, but also because I have survived a sexual assault by someone who was a partner and lover at the time... To me consent is not something you teach in one conversation at a vital age. To me it is a way of doing things that winds its way through every interaction."

Eek! My child is going on camp!

2018-10-10 09:19

Margot Bertelsmann needs help navigating this most frightening milestone: leaving her child for two days as he goes on camp. And she knows she must give him the talk on respect for privacy and bodily autonomy, even at 9 years old, particularly in light of recent events in SA.

A new study reveals that 47% of people think that you can’t withdraw consent after undressing

2018-09-25 15:46

A sobering reflection of society’s lack of understanding of what consent means and entails.

 

Consent in the classroom: The reason 23 pupils in Valhalla reported their sex pest teacher

2019-03-01 16:03

Earlier this month News24 reported that a teacher allegedly sexually assaulted 23 pupils at Valhalla Primary School in Pretoria last year but learners only opened up about this after police officers visited their school in January to teach them about sexual assault.

Are ‘consent videos’ before sex the answer to #MeToo?

2018-12-14 09:00

In fearing false accusations, men are now asking women to record 'consent videos' before sex. In a nutshell: a woman tells the camera that she agrees to engaging in sexual intercourse with that specific man.

Understanding rape culture and teaching your children about it

2018-10-12 10:34

The global rape crisis is extremely real and something we need to address at every chance we get. As parents, it is crucial that we do some introspection and discuss topics of rape culture with our children so they know right from wrong and never become a part of this devastation.

WATCH: After resisting sexual harassment, a group of Indian schoolgirls were beaten into hospital

2018-10-10 15:22

38 Indian schoolgirls aged 12 to 14 were taken to the hospital recently after being beaten with sticks by a group of boys and the boys' parents. And all because they stood up for themselves after being sexually harassed.

Pete Davidson joked about swapping Ariana Grande's birth control pills with Tic Tacs

2018-10-01 16:41

He was joking, but his humour was tone deaf when women still don't have protected rights to their own bodies.

SBAHLE’S FAMILY FORCED TO TAKE DOWN HOSPITAL VIDEO

2018-09-12 13:36

Fitness guru Sbahle Mpisane’s fans were excited to catch a rare glimpse of her in a video that was posted on social media yesterday.

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