slut-shaming

Nov 20, 2013

Science Says Women Slut-Shame Each Other, Creates Bitchiness Scale

A study found that not only do women slut-shame each other they do it passive aggressively. Millennial women, 86 of...

Oct 25, 2013

Teen Poets Slam On Why Girls Should Be Monsters Instead Of Sexy Pizzas This Halloween

Whoa! You MUST watch this poetry slam of four young women discussing sexy Halloween costumes in the Brave New Voices...

Sep 19, 2013

We Need to Stop Shaming Our Own Gender

We talk behind each others backs, we make fun of other women, or we judge them based on our beliefs and our way of living. I think it's time we cut it out and look at the big picture.

Aug 15, 2013

“Blurred Lines” Annoys Me, But Probably Not Why You Think [Sexy Time]

After two decades of listening to pop music, I'm increasingly desensitized to the grimy messages that are perpetuated. That said, what irks me about the song is the delineation between "good girls" and "girls who openly love sex."

Jul 11, 2013

Really? Promiscuous Women Don’t Like Other Promiscuous Women

Upon first read, it's so easy to scoff at these hypocrites and feel so superior because, thank Beysus, I'm so much more enlightened than that.

Jun 16, 2013

It’s Time To Reclaim The Word “Slut” [Candy Dish]

Whenever I hear a guy refer to a girl as a "slut," my blood boils. My face turns bright red and I just want to scream in a fit of rage.

Nov 27, 2012

Is This Hand Sanitizer Slut Shaming Me?!

Urban Outfitters is selling this "Dirty Hand Sanitizer" as a $7 stocking stuffer. Do the tag lines, "Wait - was that slutty?" and "A gentle, reassuring solution," reinforce the notion that being a slut is bad and that doing naughty things makes you morally unclean? The label features only a woman. It's sans man, which further implies that only a woman can be a "slut." But wait - it's supposed to be a joke, it's made for people who get the joke, it's ironic!