CONSENT IS NOT: the absence of a “no”

CONSENT IS: the presence of a “yes”


CONSENT IS NOT: assumed or coerced

CONSENT IS: mutually agreed-upon through communication


CONSENT IS NOT: when your partner is drunk or drugged

CONSENT IS: when your partner is aware and fully informed


CONSENT IS NOT: tricking or taking advantage of someone who is passed out or helpless

CONSENT IS: knowing and voluntary


CONSENT CANNOT: be assumed just because your partner agreed to the act at a previous time

CONSENT CAN: be withdrawn at any time