A culture of consent is imperative to making public space safe enough for women and men to socially engage with each other in a healthy, fair, equal, and fun way for everybody. Don't want people feeling "paranoid" or "playing the blame game"? Well, don't be part of the problem! STAND UP FOR CONSENT. Don't body shame. Don't coerce. Don't victim blame. EVER.
How they shape public opinion "They" being the operative word. Each side will say it is the other. When in actuality it is both. And for no other reason then ultimate power. We as a united country have been divided. I am only waiting (in the ready) for the fall!