Research Links and Resources

Consent, Communication & Conduct

What Is Consent?

Definition of Affirmative Consent

What ‘Affirmative Consent’ Actually Means

Skills for “Yes Means Yes!” (a How To)

27 Alternatives to Asking “Is This Okay”

How To Talk To Your Partner About Sex

8 Reasons Why You Should Never Kiss and Tell

What If We Treated All Consent Like Society Treats Sexual Consent? (illustrated)

The Impossible Demands of Dating Under the Pressures of Rape Culture

Feminist Communication for Radicalizing Sex, Consent & Interpersonal Dynamics

Privilege 101: A Quick and Dirty Guide

 

Boundaries

Personal Boundaries (and How Do I Get Some?)

Respecting Your Partner’s Boundaries

 

Safer Sex

STIs aren’t a consequence. They’re inevitable. Ella Dawson, TEDx

Testing for STIs

STD/STI Information

How To Tell Someone You Have Herpes or Another STD Before Sex

When, Where and Why: Telling Your Partner You Have an STI

So They Can Know: Anonymous Partner Notification Service

 

Harm Reduction

Common Responses to Trauma & Coping Strategies

Twenty Drug Combinations That Carry the Highest Level of Risk

 

Restorative Justice

http://restorativejustice.org/

Anti-Prison Brochure

Why We Need Restorative Justice as an Option for Dealing with Abuse

Why Our Punitive Justice System Doesn’t Work–And 3 Alternatives to Prison

 

For Those Who Have Been Harmed

Supporting a Survivor

How to Help a Friend Who Has Been Sexually Assaulted

I Believe You, It’s Not Your Fault

 

For Those Who Have Done Harm

6 Ways to Tell If You Need to Be Called Out

 

Additional Resources

The Revolution Starts At Home

UBUNTU’s “Supporting a Survivor of Sexual Assault”

Philly Stands Up: Inside the Politics and Poetics of Transformative Justice and Community Accountability in Sexual Assault Situations

Philly Stands up: A Portrait of Praxis: Anatomy of Accountability

INCITE’s Community Accountability Working Document

Creative Intervention’s Gigantic Toolkit

Springtides Toolkit for Anti Oppressive Framework for Organizations

Challenging Men, Changing Comminities

Learning Good Consent

Making Connection – The Anti-Violence Movement Actively Resisting the Prison Industrial Complex