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5 Jun '14

News Do students need classes on sexual consent?

Cambridge university is considering making consent classes compulsory in an effort to curb sexual violence"I'm 16 and I only learned the true meaning of sexual consent this year," says sixth-form student Abigail Beamish. "The obvious 'no' is often ignored in sexual relationships, but consent is more complex than that."When a girl says she doesn't want to have sex, it is rape. When a girl is too drunk to consent, it is rape. But when a girl isn't enjoying herself or expressing desire, is that rape?" Continue reading...

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