on consent (to the Stanford Victim: I stand with you)

[This is not really something I ever anticipated writing on my blog, but I felt like I had to.] On June 6th 2003 I made the conscious decision to join a lifestyle with the slogan “poison free” – the poison is sometimes debatable, but the main evils are substances that alter your state of mind, such as cigarettes, drugs and alcohol. I “claimed edge”, that is to say, I decided to follow this lifestyle called straight edge after