February 25, 2015
This article was originally published November 1, 2012 on Everyday Feminism and re-published here with their permission.
Written by Shannon Ridgway
What is consensual sex? Common knowledge states that it’s two adults who willingly agree to engage in sexual activity with each other.
Sounds simple enough, right? Apparently not.
When I googled the term “consensual sex”, I found many definitions of consent, and many definitions of what constituted a lack of consent but hardly anything on the phrase itself.
This lack of clear definition seems to align with the fact that [many people remain confused by what constitutes rape].
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