Shira Tarrant, PhD is associate professor in women’s, gender, and sexuality studies at California State University, Long Beach. She is the author and editor of several books including Men and Feminism (Seal Press) and 21st Century Sex: Contemporary Issues in Pleasure and Safety (Routledge, forthcoming). Read more at ShiraTarrant.com.
Slut-Shaming Hurts Every Woman—Including Mean Girls
Disguising sexist harassment as infighting among young women obscures issues of their safety and agency.