Society puts a lot of importance on being productive, making accomplishments, and staying busy. You’re considered lazy if you don’t have high aspirations, you’re a bad employee if you don’t stay to ‘help out’ past your scheduled shift time. Choosing to be a stay at home parent is generally judged, as is opting to not […]
The InStepp Blog: Our Perspective
Visit the InStepp Blog often to get our perspective on issues and local events. Our bloggers continually scan the internet looking for news, ideas and other information of potential interest to our readers.
For the past one and a half years, we’ve been in a worldwide pandemic and this has taken a toll on many aspects of our lives. The pandemic has affected our physical and mental health, social life, and education. As someone who has always loved having the option to go out and have a date […]
Everyone has the right to a safe, healthy, and consensual relationship. We all deserve to be respected and to be listened to when we say no. Consent is not only important, but also necessary. So, what exactly is consent? Consent is a freely given “yes,” with the option of “no” available. It is enthusiastic, sober, […]