How ‘Slut Shaming’ Has Been Written Into School... →
vampishly: Last month, a New Jersey middle school banned girls from wearing strapless dresses to prom. Administrators claimed that the dresses were “distracting” — though they refused to specify exactly how or why. Parents reacted strongly to the rule; some supported the dress code while others deemed it “slut-shaming.” On Friday, the school compromised by allowing girls to wear single-strap or...
getting an 80% on a test in 8th grade: (loud wailing that lasts at least an hour followed by a sinking feeling of despair and uselessness)
getting an 80% on a test now: (power slides down the hall while singing the national anthem)
andrewgibby: I wonder why I rarely feel like my full self in the presence of most men. I wonder if most men would hear that and feel unwelcome in my presence. I wonder if I have spent most of my life as myself or most of my life as a welcome mat. I wonder who is wiping their feet on my heartbeat. I wonder how muddy my own boots are.
burgrs: when ur at ur friends house helping them put away the dishes
Life Hacks. →
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Elizabeth Smart: Abstinence Education Teaches Rape... →
think-progress: Elizabeth Smart became a household name after she was kidnapped from her home in Salt Lake City, UT at the age of 14 and held in captivity for nine months. She was forced into a polygamous marriage, tethered to a metal cable, and raped daily until she was rescued from her captors nine months later. Smart was recovered while she and her kidnappers were walking down a suburban...