The following article was written by Lidia L. Jones, Senior Editor at The Lad, a site dedicated to discussing the topics of sexual assault and consent.

The Lad is dedicated to promoting awareness about sexual assault in the community and providing support for survivors.

Jones is the founder and editor-in-chief of the site.

Jones’ first book, the Sex in the Kitchen: The Truth About Sexual Assault in Canada, was published by Macmillan Canada in September, 2017.

Sex in The Kitchen: An Oral History of Sexual Assault and the Work of Survivors is available from Macmillian for $24.99.

Jones lives in Toronto and works as a legal consultant.

She can be reached at [email protected]

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