On Consent – In a Seventh Grade Classroom

Hey, you! The mom of that twelve-year-old boy who leers like some fifty-year-old drunken uncle. Start teaching him that no means no. Right Fucking Now. You should have been teaching him this already. Teach him that consent is as real as the shoes on his feet and the laces he ties in double-knots. Teach him … Continue reading On Consent – In a Seventh Grade Classroom

Mental Health Warrior: Rachel Thompson

Empower -make (someone) stronger and more confident, especially in controlling their life and claiming their rights. Award-winning Author Rachel Thompson is as selfless as she is courageous. Her¬†advocacy work for sexual abuse survivors has opened the doors for countless victims to come forward and empower themselves, helping to affirm that they are not to blame … Continue reading Mental Health Warrior: Rachel Thompson