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Slut Shaming In India

PART I

Google: Slut Shaming

Definition: (noun) the action or fact of stigmatizing a woman for engaging in behaviour judged to be promiscuous or sexually provocative. 473 more words

Feminism

Feeling Ashamed of Your Fetish: When Dirty Becomes a Bad Word

“Sometimes I feel dirty when I embrace my sexual power in the way men do.”

Sitting in her room underneath a large ceiling hook used to hang willing participants during bondage scenes, Jane* and I speak about the shame associated with taking on roles that are historically thought of as being only for men and the internalised slut phobia that is so heavily ingrained into the female psyche. 890 more words

A Life inside of Boxes: Day Twenty-One of a Poem a Day

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I have compartmentalized my life into corrugated boxes.
(Sometimes, unpacking leaves an unpleasant taste in my mouth.)
Most students recall their inaugural year at school with fondness. 181 more words

Poetry

Stop Slut-Shaming

I used to slut shame people all the time. If I saw a girl in a short skirt, I’d call her a ‘slag’ because she was obviously just trying to draw attention to herself, right? 512 more words

Social Justice

Dear Amber Rose!!

Dear Amber Rose,

First off, how do you stay in shape like that? I’m 13 years younger than you and don’t look just as good! 375 more words

Feminism

hidden in disapproval

so tell me

when you gained the

authority

to dictate how far my

legs should be open

at night

What a slut

You are a slut. You walk like a slut. You talk like a slut. You act like a slut. You look like a slut. You seem like a slut.

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