Quick, don’t think about elephants. You’re thinking about elephants, aren’t you? It’s okay, it’s not your fault; despite the word ‘don’t,’ “Don’t think about elephants” actually conjures up the idea of elephants. Similarly, telling people not to have sex while, say, intoxicated, creates associations in the brain between sex and intoxication. If we really hadn’t… Continue reading Isn’t the point of consent education to prevent rape? Why the focus on pleasure?