Nothing means ‘yes’ except an enthusiastic, freely given ‘yes’

1 May 2015

“Recent news stories, as well as our lived experiences as women, have made it clear that, well over a decade since the Sexual Offences Act 2003 came into law, there is still an alarming lack of general understanding of what consent is, fuelled by old-fashioned and sexist victim-blaming myths that are still far too widespread,” our Rape Crisis spokeswoman told i100.co.uk when asked about the new #ThisDoesntMeanYes campaign.

“The Rape Crisis movement is rooted in grassroots feminist activism so we’re delighted to see and in full support of a campaign like this, instigated by individual activists, which uses joyful and diverse imagery of ordinary women sending a clear message”, we added.

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