In the past, the word was used simply to mean any woman who didn't behave: a woman who was "dirty, untidy or slovenly", a slack servant girl, a woman who failed to keep her house in order and her legs closed before marriage, a woman who invited violence and contempt.Today, in a world sodden with images of shorn and willing female bodies, a slut is any woman with the audacity to express herself sexually.Join the dots with police officers telling women that "no" is insufficient if they happen not to be dressed like a nun and an ugly picture begins to form. Arbitrary moral divisions are being renewed between "innocent" women and "sluts".
Following the controversial 2013 Wahhabi edict commanding Sunni women to offer their bodies to soldiers fighting Bashar al-Assad’s regime, it is believed that at least three Malaysian women have joined the ISIS terrorists currently cutting a bloody swathe through Syria and Iraq.The following is a point/counterpoint article examining whether young people should join the military.The point portion is written by Sherri Nielson, a student at UCLA.But when you are single and you actually love yourself and you know your value and your self worth, you hold out until God sends you what's yours." Tyrese continued, "So sometimes they be talking mess to women that are single but I have a respect for them because if you're single and you might say, ' I've been single for a couple years,' what ever the case may be, you actually holding out because you have your value. However, it comes with a cost, you gonna put a lot of miles on yourself down there, come on."The multi-hyphenate's remarks did receive some negative reactions online, bringing BET to delete a Twitter video and the full Facebook Live video containing his comments.You have women that are out here active out in these streets, they going to lunches and dinners every night. A video with this segment of the interview still lives on the BET website.