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  1. Why Women Are So Quick to “Slut Shame” Each Other

    Both men and women engage in aggression toward their own sex. With women, it’s often indirect — behavior that often goes unnoticed and unpunished — and comprises everything from eye-rolling to meant-to-be-heard negative comments (which earn a high rating on the bitchiness scale). A recent study revealed a common tendency for woman to “haze” each other, especially for perceived promiscuousness. So why all the slut-shaming? Well, there’s more behind the female snark than meets the eye.

    Source: The Atlantic

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