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Lawmakers mull over ages 16 or 18 for minimum age of sexual consent

Feb 10, 2020 - 8:51 PM

One thing is for sure – lawmakers agree the minimum age of sexual consent must be raised from 12 years old, which is the lowest in Southeast Asia

#MeToo in Europe: New laws on consent and catcalling

Oct 07, 2018 - 4:00 AM

Here is a look at how 5 countries in Europe are affected by the #MeToo movement

LAWS. There are new laws on consent and catcalling in 5 countries in Europe. Rappler file photo

De Lima bill raises statutory age of rape to 18

Aug 30, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Senator Leila de Lima says Senate Bill 1949 seeks to protect the youth 'by all means and at all costs'

Consent and Facebook's data scandal: Know what you're signing up for

Mar 24, 2018 - 8:26 PM

In an age when Facebook has become a staple in daily life, how can an average person protect his or her personal data online?

[OPINION | Dash of SAS] Of sexual predators and sexual klutzes

Jan 21, 2018 - 6:00 PM

'Men like Harvey Weinstein need prison but men like the sexual bully who only thinks of his own gratification, the sexual klutz and all those in between need re-education.'

When a child raises a child

Jul 16, 2016 - 8:18 PM

An 18 year old mother tries her best to keep her 1 year old malnourished baby alive

Sex 101: Here's how to talk about your sexual desires and boundaries

Jan 22, 2016 - 3:06 PM

Uncomfortable with something in the bedroom? Want more of something? Here s an ethical approach to talking sex

[Dash of SAS] 12 vs. 18: The age of consent

Dec 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM

UPDATED Our laws need to be consistent in ensuring that they protect rather than inadvertently punish adolescent Filipinos