(Content Warning: Rape and sexual assault)
Consent around sex is ignored all the time, and it’s not okay.
These everyday examples of how we give consent for other things shows just how absurd it is to blame sexual assault survivors or to try to justify rape in any way.
Here’s some much-needed perspective on what consent really means.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Navigating Consent: Debunking the “Gray Area” Myth
- 4 Ways Parents Teach Kids that Consent Doesn’t Matter
Alli Kirkham is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism and blogger, cartoonist, and intersectional feminist. Alli earned a BA in English Literature from Cal Poly Pomona in 2011 and uses it as an excuse to blog about books while swearing a lot. When she isn’t cartooning for Everyday Feminism or cursing at popular fiction, she posts cartoons and other silly things on her Tumblr. Check her out on Twitter @.