Slut-bashing is a cheap and easy way to feel powerful. If you feel insecure or...– Leora Tanenbaum (Harper Paperbacks, 2000.): Slut! Growing Up Female with a Bad Reputation, p. 238 (via inherhipstheresrevolutions)
[TRIGGER WARNING: SEXUAL HARASSMENT, MISOGYNY,... →
stfurapeculture: tigersmilk: damnitdisney: fsufeminist: fistwavingfeminism: No one disputes that an on-duty Irvine police officer got an erection and ejaculated on a motorist during an early-morning traffic stop in Laguna Beach. The female driver reported it, DNA testing confirmed it and officer David Alex Park finally admitted it. When the case went to trial, however, defense attorney...
[TW rape, rape culture]
stfurapeculture: Submitted by downward-spiral. Umm… wtf. Sex with unconscious people is rape. Sex with an unconscious person who has previously consented to having sex with you (i.e. your girlfriend) is still rape. This shit needs to go, now. The comments have become increasingly more disturbing also. Report it, people! I was just about to submit this when I saw the post about it....
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stfuconservatives: imakeshinythings: One of my lovely customers sent me a message today with this link. And here is my United/World of Love line: My heart sank a little bit. The World/United States of Love line that I created is one of the reasons that I was able to… Now I have a good reason not to like Urban Outfitters!
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