The amazing work of activists across college campuses has opened up a long overdue conversation about consent and intimate training in schools.
During the time that is same horrifying rapes at high schools in Steubenville, Maryville, and Texas are becoming nationwide news stories. STD outbreaks are taking place at schools where there’s no sex ed. Survivors and advocates are motivating sex that is comprehensive being a approach to combat the sexual violence that is often ignored and normalized inside our culture.
Some time ago, two Democratic senators introduced a bill, the train Safe Relationships Act of 2015, that could make it mandatory to include curriculum about permission, emotional security, and dating and domestic violence in sex training programs at general public middle and high schools.