In 1990, a group of Womyn of Antioch began a campaign to promote a culture free of sexual violence at Antioch College.
Through this effort, a document was created which became known as the Sexual Offense Prevention Policy (SOPP).
Since 1921 Antioch's educational approach has blended practical work experience with classroom learning, and participatory community governance.
Students receive narrative evaluations and academic letter grades.
But enrollment, which was down to 300, certainly couldn’t have been helped by the fact that it had a policy so absurd that it gained a reputation for treating all of its students as potential sexual predators.
For expressing her ideas, Roiphe has received threats.
A NEWSWEEK photographer at Antioch -- a woman who had permission to photograph -- was attacked by a mob of students and, yes, sexually harassed by several who exposed themselves. Young men and women used to be sent off to college with a clear sense of how it would be.
Consent means verbally asking and verbally giving or denying consent for all levels of sexual behavior.
Non-consensual sexual behavior, verbal and sexual harassment are not tolerated at Antioch College.