The Magic of True Consent

A more enthusiastic “yes,” a deeper connection with your lover, and a more accepting relationship with yourself. What’s not to love about consent?

The Hug that Ruined My Son’s Birthday Party

I don’t want my sons to learn that it is okay to force physical touch — not even it it’s family.

Tickled to Consent: Teaching Little Boys that No Means No

Understanding the importance of giving, withholding, and respecting consent starts in childhood.

The Manipulative Life Of Artificial Consent

Manipulation is the coward’s way out of being virtuous. Time to stop deluding ourselves that bitter consent is real.

How Waiting for Enthusiastic Consent Will Get Your Needs Met (Enthusiastically)

Three tips for turning “No” into no big deal and making “Yes” even sweeter.

Enthusiastic Consent (A Call for Submissions)

We believe a culture of consent goes far beyond the power of yes, and far beyond the scope of sexuality. What do you think?

Enthusiastic Consent and the Intersectionality of Solutions

And you thought ‘enthusiastic consent’ was only sexual. Inside the conversation at The Good Men Project.

This Awesome Sex-Ed Talk Will Leave You Laughing (and Informed)

This guy’s sex talk is different than anything you heard in SexEd, and covers every important point in only six minutes. Plus… it’s funny!

Best of 2013 – Relationships, Love and Sex

How to be better in bed, falling in love, heartbreak, passion and building stronger marriages… we’ve covered it all here at The Good Men Project. What were your favorites?

Talking to to Your Kids About Pornography

How do you have healthy, age-appropriate conversations with kids about pornography? Dr. Timaree Schmit offers a helpful guide for parents.

Getting a Yes (Instead of Avoiding a No) — The Standard of Enthusiastic Consent

Harris O’Malley asserts that enthusiastic consent is important not only for rape prevention, but also because it facilitates really, really great sex.

The Unbelievable Secret to Getting More Sex

Most people aren’t getting enough sex, and they don’t know what to do about it. Dr. NerdLove steps in to examine the problem and offer solutions

Only ‘Yes’ Means Yes: Sometimes What You Think is Consensual Sex is Actually Rape

Shannon Ridgway and Sandra Kim offer a clear guide to understanding and obtaining consent from your partner.

Partying Doesn’t Have to Mean Risking Rape

Can we create a safer party culture for all?

Why It’s Dangerous to Say “Only Bad Guys Commit Rape”

It may be comforting to believe that all rapists are bad people, but in truth, rape most often happens between friends, lovers, acquaintances and pals.

“The Answer is No” – The Case for “Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Marianne examines whether the holiday standard “Baby It’s Cold Outside” is actually a song about sexual coercion.