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jillianimal
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11:33:35 AM Apr 30th 2011
I'm just curious why Safe Sane And Consensual & Paralyzing Fear Of Sexuality are listed here. How does sexuality have anything to do with empowerment?
waffleperson
03:18:42 PM Apr 30th 2011
Given the current quote at the top of the page: "Empowerment refers to increasing the spiritual, political, social, or economic strength of individuals and communities. It often involves the empowered developing confidence in their own capacities. -Wikipedia, on empowerment"

They fit under social empowerment. Safe Sane And Consensual (along with Pride Parade and Ethical Slut) is listed as a positive empowerment trope about sexuality while Paralyzing Fear of Sexuality is the aversion of it.
Xzenu
12:35:25 AM May 1st 2011
What waffleperson said. Plus, Safe, Sane and Consensual is not at all limited to sexual contexts.
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