Consent and Harm
Show some love for the people making some of our kinky paracord items. @Curious_Kitt and @Beacon_ropes made some amazing things, check them out. If you want to make your own kinky things check out or YouTube page and start making. I will be adding the next course soon.
Check out @Curious_Kitt’s own podcast @TrySexuals.
This week I have been listening to “Against the rules with Michael Lewis” podcast, really interesting and well worth a listen.
Is it OK for rugby players to say gay people should go to hell? [5:50]
RFU player Israel Folau put out a post this week saying all gay people should go to hell. Our question is why does this person still have a job?
UK government wants to start fining tech companies that allow “harm” on their platforms [16:45]
The govenment has put out a white paper looking to create a watchdog in the UK what will police the Internet and bring companies that promote “harmful” material will be punished, including jail time for directors if needed.
BDSM practitioners report less sexual problem than the general population [28:37]
New research from The Journal of Sex Medicine indicates that people who practice BDSM are more open and able to talk to their partner about their sexual health. This leads to more satisfaction and less dysfunction.
Consent condom [31:19]
A company has come up with the design of a condom that requires four hands to open the packaging. Namely the man and the woman to agree to open the package. Completely missing the point that consent comes from discussion and is flexible.