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Navigating Mutual Consent Agreements: Lessons from BDSM “Negotiations” (#WeLoveConsent Toolbox Series)

Navigating Mutual Consent Agreements: Lessons from BDSM “Negotiations” (#WeLoveConsent Toolbox Series)
Sweet, Sweet Consent. Consent is a critical component of sexual play that is dependent on honest, mutual communication and respect for boundaries, especially when it comes to risky sexual behavior. A group that understands the nuances of consent and focuses on “safe, sane, and consensual” behavior is the BDSM/Kink community. BDSM involves a variety of ... Read more
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News Feb 11, 2021

#WeLoveConsent: Do Year Resolutions

#WeLoveConsent: Do Year Resolutions
Happy Do Year from #WeLoveConsent Have you ever flirted with someone who wasn’t sober? Has someone borrowed your things without asking? Have you had a sexual encounter with someone who was way older or younger than you? Received an uncomfortable and unwanted hug from a stranger – or a relative? Been the person who gave that hug, and felt uncertain ... Read more
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#TestIt Alert: Round light blue pill sold in Philadelphia, PA as oxycodone (A 215) contains fentanyl, analogues, gabapentin

#TestIt Alert: Round light blue pill sold in Philadelphia, PA as oxycodone (A 215) contains fentanyl, analogues, gabapentin
#TestIt Alert: Round light blue pill sold in Philadelphia, PA as oxycodone (A 215) but actually contains para-fluorofentanyl, fluoro-4-ANPP, fluoro-phenethyl-4-ANPP, fentanyl, gabapentin, and acetaminophen.  A round light blue pill with “A” over “215” separated by a break line was sold in Philadelphia, PA as oxycodone A 215 but actually contains ... Read more
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A Goodbye, A Hello: DanceSafe Welcomes New Board President

A Goodbye, A Hello: DanceSafe Welcomes New Board President
DanceSafe has undergone some pretty substantial changes over the last few years, and our wonderful team – including our Board of Directors – has continuously brought a unique and precious set of talents to this process. Today, we are both saddened to announce the departure of our current Board president, Chalaina Connors, and thrilled to ... Read more
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News Jan 21, 2021

NEW: DanceSafe Affiliate Program

NEW: DanceSafe Affiliate Program
Big news, DanceSafe community! Support DanceSafe’s public health mission and earn some extra cash by joining our Affiliate Program. Spread the word about our products and get paid for every order you refer to us.  Affiliates aren’t just salespeople, however. Anyone who refers others to our products using their unique referral link will be expected to ... Read more
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#TestIt Alert: Round orange pill with “U31” on one side sold online as Adderall (amphetamine) but actually contains exclusively methamphetamine.

#TestIt Alert: Round orange pill with “U31” on one side sold online as Adderall (amphetamine) but actually contains exclusively methamphetamine.
By: Rachel Clark, Programs & Communications Coordinator A round orange pill with “U31” on one side and two break lines on the other was sold online as Adderall (amphetamine) but actually contains exclusively methamphetamine. The sample was submitted from San Diego, CA to Erowid’s DrugsData project. The sample turned orange in the presence of the ... Read more
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#TestIt Alert: Round blue pill with “M” in a box on one side sold online as oxycodone 30mg contains exclusively fentanyl and 4-ANPP

#TestIt Alert: Round blue pill with “M” in a box on one side sold online as oxycodone 30mg contains exclusively fentanyl and 4-ANPP
By: Rachel Clark, Programs & Communications Coordinator A round blue pill with “M” in a box on one side and “30” above a break line on the other was sold online as oxycodone 30mg, but actually contains exclusively fentanyl and 4-ANPP. The sample was submitted from New Jersey to Erowid’s DrugsData project.  The sample did not react with the Marquis, ... Read more
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SOLD OUT – A DanceSafe and COSM joint fundraising blotter art!

SOLD OUT – A DanceSafe and COSM joint fundraising blotter art!
THIS LIMITED EDITION BLOTTER IS NOW SOLD OUT, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT! Just in time for the holidays, DanceSafe is thrilled to announce a joint fundraiser for DanceSafe and The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, featuring blotter art of Secret Writing Being by Alex and Allyson Grey! Painted by Alex and Allyson Grey in 2005, Secret Writing Being is a 24 x 24 in. ... Read more
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Welcome to the Team: Hannah Procell

Welcome to the Team: Hannah Procell
DanceSafe is excited to announce the addition of Hannah Procell to the team! Hannah Procell (she/her) received her bachelor’s degree from New College of Florida, the same university from which our Executive Director hails! There, she led her school’s chapter of Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) for 3 years, and in 2018 received the Prometheus Award ... Read more
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News Nov 24, 2020

Welcome to the Team: Sloane Ferenchak

Welcome to the Team: Sloane Ferenchak
As part of our #WeLoveConsent program, DanceSafe is welcoming Sloane Ferenchak as a resident expert contractor! Sloane has provided services to DanceSafe as an intern for the #WeLoveConsent program since 2018, creating educational materials, designing the soon-to-be released Bystander Intervention Training Program, assisting in the planning of outreach ... Read more
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