i’ve worked with a lot of universities that use the “consent is sexy” motto, and i get why they do it (it’s a marketing thing). but i do think it downplays the absolute necessity of consent. consent isn’t important because it makes things sexier. it’s important because it prevents rape.
• During puberty, internal and external sexual and reproductive organs mature in preparation for adulthood.
• A person’s ability to reproduce starts when they begin to produce sperm or when they begin to menstruate.