Transformus: The 11th Principle
Reblogged from Disrupting Dinner Parties:
Discussions about consent often get really heavy. (I know I fall into that mode myself.) But do they have to be? How do you spread awareness of consent at a radical and playful event like Burning Man? And do we make a mistake when we keep the focus narrowly on sexual violence, without addressing all the ways, large and small, that our consent can be violated?
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Our dear comrade M. Lunas goes into the details of how the original 10 principals of Burning Man have been amended to include a new one on Consent. THis detailed and well research post will take you into how funologists attempt to fix broken cultures to make events more as we would like them.