September is Consent Month!

NCSF is proud to partner with the Arizona Power Exchange (APEX) in sponsoring Consent Month every September. We encourage you to celebrate consent with us! Take a consent-themed photo and enter our Consent Photo Contest. If your group is hosting a consent-focused workshop, please contact ncsfreedom@ncsfreedom.org to be listed on our calendar. Thank …

Consent Counts!

July 15, 2021—The American Law Institute (ALI) has approved the revised Model Penal Code on Sexual Assault, which decriminalizes BDSM activities in connection with sexual penetration, oral sex or sexual contact. Dick Cunningham, NCSF’s Legal Counsel and member of the ALI, says, “The Model Penal Code on Sexual Assault (including …

NCSF Thanks You!

2021 2nd Quarter Donation Report Thank you to TASHRA for donating $1,192, raised by a collaborative event between The Alternative Sexualities Health Research Alliance (TASHRA) and NCSF entitled “From the Playroom to the Courtroom: BDSM, Consent, and the Law” by Russell J. Stambaugh, PhD, and Susan Wright. The first two-hour …

Incident Reporting & Response – 2nd Quarter Report

Incident Reporting & Response – 2nd Quarter 2021 Report By Susan Wright, Director of IRR NCSF’s Incident Reporting & Response received 45 reports & requests for assistance from individuals, groups and businesses in April, May and June, 2021. That is a drop from the 68 reports received in the 1st …

From the Playroom to the Courtroom: BDSM, Consent, and the Law

June 26th and 27th, 9am-11am PST | Zoom Join TASHRA for a collaborative event with the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom (NCSF). The first two-hour workshop will focus on the latest developments in the civil and criminal justice systems as it relates to people involved in kink/BDSM. Consent issues will …