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New sex rules for California college students are long overdue
New sex rules for California college students are long overdue

Last Thursday around 10 p.m., 21-year-old Sofie Karasek stood outside a frat house near the UC Berkeley campus, doing her part to prevent rape and sexual assault. Karasek, a senior who is majoring in political economy, wasn't haranguing or protesting. She was conducting what she described as a "mini consent workshop." Before students were allowed to enter the party, which was thrown by campus Democrats, they first had to listen to her spiel. “Cal Dems is working to create a culture of consent at our party tonight!” she told would-be partiers. “What does consent meant to you?” “What are some ways to ask for consent?” she pressed....

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