Modern Dating: Consent, Boundaries, and Respect

Modern Dating: Consent, Boundaries, and Respect

Modern Dating: Consent, Boundaries, and Respect

The Man Enough Podcast - June 26, 2023 - 55:52

Join Liz and Jamey as they dive deep into the complexities of consent, boundaries, and the often tumultuous landscape of modern dating. With vulnerability and honesty, Liz shares her most harrowing dating stories, shining a light on the lack of boundaries and consent many women face when dating. They fearlessly explore topics such as abuse, assault, coping mechanisms, and the harm of labeling all men as abusers. By emphasizing increased communication between men and women, Liz and Jamey offer a hopeful path toward healing, understanding, and mutual empowerment.TW: Sexual Assault, Abuse, Consent Sign up for the Man Enough newsletter to get full video episodes and positive masculinity news every Monday: Man Enough Podcast is produced by Wayfarer Studios and presented by Procter and Gamble, in partnership with Cadence13, an Audacy company.Timecodes: 03:09 - Liz's dating story 05:20 - People pleasing can deter consent10:08 - Normalizing assault as a coping mechanism14:39 - Dating and entitlement19:24 - How can women approach issues of consent with more autonomy?2​​2:21 - Abuse is not black and white25:37 - Being empowered to respond to abuse28:40 - Liz reflects on her Man Enough experience thus far 31:21 - Distinguishing hardships between men and women38:31 - As a society, men's intentions and actions may not align45:16 - Negative labels help women and hurt menQuotes:"This [abuse] is something that you have had to learn to negotiate and that's wrong." - Jamey Heath“We can't discuss men's hardships the same way we discussed women's oppression." - Liz Plank"Most men would not say they blame women outright, but I'm not interested in men's intentions, I'm looking at Men's actions." - Liz PankSupport Man Enough Man Enough Newsletter: Enough book: Will Be Human book: Follow The HostsJustin Baldoni Justin: +1 (310) 845-6909Liz Plank Heath OFFERSBeyond Meat Try the new Beyond Sausage at a retailer near you! Thank you to Beyond Meat for supporting our show!MeUndies Get 25% off your order plus free standard shipping by going to #men #masculinity #dating #consent #datingapps #assault #abuse #cancel culture #sex #love #romance #feminism #women #men #labels #boundaries

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What does it mean to be a man, and human, in the world today? This Webby-nominated audio & video podcast explores what it means to be a man today and how rigid gender roles have affected all people. The show creates a safe environment for a range of perspectives to meet and stay at the table, exploring how the messages of masculinity show up in relationships, body image, privilege, fatherhood, sex, success, mental health and so much more. Instead of polarizing and demonizing men and masculinity, it invites all humans to participate and thrive in the world.The weekly series is hosted by filmmaker, actor & author Justin Baldoni, author & journalist Liz Plank, and President of Wayfarer Studios & award winning music producer Jamey Heath. It’s currently in Season 2 and is in the top 1% of most followed and shared podcasts on Spotify, beloved by men, women and people of all genders. If you’re interested in learning in real time, deepening your understanding of yourself and others, and being reminded that you are enough, this is the podcast for you.More info at