Ending VAWG

Understanding consent and fighting violence against women and girls

Sunlight posts:

On wives ‘depriving’ their husbands of sex because she ‘doesn’t feel like it’ (Oct 2019)

Blue sea underwater with the text: On wives ‘depriving’ their husbands of sex, because she ‘doesn’t feel like it’ and marital rape, 1 Corinthians and ‘disciplining’ your body (a response to another Christian blogger I hope you haven’t heard of) workthegreymatter.com

Consent means… *communicating* if something’s not going to plan (in a context of mutual trust) (Oct 2019)

95 statements on hope, sexuality and consent (Oct 2017)


Firelight posts:

Ruth and Joseph: A closer look at love vs abuse

The lying abusers who pose as victims: lessons from Mr Wickham (Aug 2018)

The lying abusers who pose as victims: lessons from Mr Wickham

10 uncomfortable realities in Morgan Freeman’s statement on sexual harassment (Jun 2018)

10 uncomfortable realities in Morgan Freeman's statement on sexual harassment

#ThatsHarassment: David Schwimmer makes six short videos showing sexual consent violations (Apr 2017)


Moonlight posts:

I think I need to grieve: what one year in a DV charity does to you (Nov 2017)

Buffy fighting holding blade of a sword

Holding someone by the throat: abusive strangulation or consensual play? (May 2018)

Books of 2017: ‘The Twilight of Cutting’ taught me about more than FGM (Jan 2018)

David’s story is no defence for male impunity (and Kavanaugh apologists need to know this) (Oct 2018)

Word cloud in red and blue about David and Bathsheba with the post’s title


There’s also related content on the Perspective on Purity page.