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It's The Generation of the Sluts... And I'm All For It

If somebody was to call me a slut or a whore or any other variation a few years ago, I would have been so offended. It would have hurt me, thinking that someone- usually a member of the opposite sex, in my experience- thought I was a slut. 386 more words

The Price Women Pay for Embracing their Sexuality

I was just 10 years old when I hit puberty and I physically matured into a young woman very quickly.  I had C cups by the time I was 12 which made me the target of a lot of unwanted attention from a very early age. 962 more words

Feminism

Calm down, Archie-kins, there's no need for Slut Shaming

Here’s another definition from my #1 source, Urban Dictionary. The most accurate definition of Slut Shaming I could find on UD is:

“The act of putting someone down for having sex with too many people.

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Americanah

The Fellowship of the Unashamed

This post addresses the issue of shame and shaming. Shaming is the act of putting someone on a guilt trip over behavior that has been forgiven by God (the person got recently saved or repented of it in the course of their walk with Christ) OR judging them for behavior that isn’t a sin to begin (i.e. 50 more words

Editorials

Trope Tuesday: Unlikeable Characters

Trope Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by A.J. @ Lacy Literacy. The goal is to discuss a trope you are indifferent to, love, hate, or think is problematic. 1,258 more words

YA Lit

Adaptation: Thirteen Reasons Why

So the new Netflix original show, Thirteen Reasons Why is getting some serious attention, and for me at least, the hype is justified. It is a phenomenal show. 706 more words

Adaptation

Tyrese Gibson, And Judgement

So this video on Bet by actor Tyrese Gibson has been making the rounds recently.

For those of you who don’t have audio or can’t be bothered to watch the video, basically he offers some rather sketchy dating “advice” to women: 1,336 more words

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