We’re all familiar with the sexual assault prevention slogan, NO MEANS NO.
The message hasn’t changed, but the slogan is evolving as a new definition of consent emerges, YES MEANS YES.
On Friday, July 29, 2022 the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that anyone not wearing a condom against their partner’s wishes can be charged with sexual assault.
Not only does YES MEAN YES, but it is within your right to set conditions on that Yes.
To say, “Yes, if…”
Note: I won’t be posting for a while. After eight years, I’m stepping back to rethink my blog. If this turns out to be my last post, I’d like to thank everyone who’s taken the time to like or comment. I’m forever grateful to Hugh and Brian for their advice and companionship on this journey.