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November 29, 2017
Sleeping Beauty
29
Nov

Mother calls for ban on Sleeping Beauty for promoting ‘inappropriate sexual’ message

A mother has called for the fairy tale Sleeping Beauty to be banned from school curriculum’s for promoting ‘inappropriate sexual consent’. Sarah Hall, from Newcastle, said she felt ‘disturbed’ by the moment in the fairy tale where Princess Aurora is woken up by Prince Phillip with a kiss on the lips. Hall argues that the...
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brits
29
Nov

Brits Critics’ Choice Awards announce first-ever female shortlist

The Brits have announced the first all-female shortlist for Critics Choice Award since it was introduced in 2008. R&B artist Mabel, known for her hit Finders Keepers, Stefflon don, who recently scored a top ten with Hurtin’ Me, and Jorja Smith, who supported Drake on his UK tour, have all been nominated. In a statement,...
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29
Nov

Men sometimes confuse sexual interest and consent, study finds

A new study has found that some men confuse sexual interest with consent, and some assume that previously having sex with a woman implies consent ever after.  Published in the Journal of Interpersonal Violence, researchers at Binghamton University and Rush University in Chicago, conducted a study to determine factors that could predict the likelihood of...
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