Your Weekly Slut Roundup

From sex workers to women who use birth control or just, you know, anyone at all on the feminine spectrum, no one is safe from the slings and arrows of the S-word. Our weekly “slut roundup” is a snapshot of recent news items where the term has popped up, from stories on slut-shaming and sexist bigotry to any relevant sex positive pieces as well.

This round, we have a piece detailing the rampant misogyny online, a despicable analysis of women who dare to discuss their sexual traumas publicly, the violent slut-shaming of a politician’s daughter, a nasty thread advocating rape on Reddit, and a positive spin on the s-word from one pop star to another.

“The Unsafety Net: How Social Media Turned Against Women” – (The Atlantic)

“The Rise of the Professional Slut” – (American Thinker)

“Sarah Palin’s daughter being dragged, called a slut ignited a bloody brawl” – (NY Daily News)

“Reddit, Why Haven’t You Removed This Pro-Rape SubReddit?” – (The Frisky)

“Miley Cyrus Calls Katy Perry A ‘Slut’ in Her Latest Instagram Post – (International Business Times)