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ASAP GIM on Monday, September 21st at 8:00 pm (Eaton 209)

ASAP is Action for Sexual Assault Prevention, a group of Tufts students working towards raising awareness of and ending sexual assault and rape culture on our campus, and promoting a culture of consent. We do this through awareness campaigns around campus, supporting survivors, and working for institutional change. Come join us to learn more about… Continue reading ASAP GIM on Monday, September 21st at 8:00 pm (Eaton 209)

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Adding Verbal Consent to Famous Movie Sex Scenes

Trigger warning: discussion of sexual assault Have you ever noticed how sex scenes in movies seem to skip over verbal consent? We certainly did. The lack of verbal consent in our popular culture leads to misconceptions and myths about consent, contributing to a wider societal rape culture. We decided to do something to try and… Continue reading Adding Verbal Consent to Famous Movie Sex Scenes

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Undoing Language of Shaming

We’re launching a new campaign to raise awareness of slut-shaming and challenge people to stop using slut-shaming language. TULS stands for “Tufts Undoing the Language of Shaming,” and we’re challenging people to think critically before using words like “slut”, “whore”, and “bitch”. Be sure to check out our op-ed, “Think Before You Shame,” launching the… Continue reading Undoing Language of Shaming