Swedish police accused of covering up sex attacks by refugees at music festival

Sweden’s prime minister has condemned a “double betrayal” of women after allegations that police and media covered up sexual harassment by recent immigrants at a music festival in Stockholm. Meanwhile, reports have emerged of attacks on women in Malmö on New Year’s Eve. Groups of refugees molested concertgoers at We Are Stockholm, Europe’s largest youth…

Will the awful power of the word ‘slut’ defeat feminists’ efforts to reclaim it?

It’s been over 20 years since then-Bikini Kill frontwoman and Riot Grrrl icon Kathleen Hanna scrawled the word SLUT across her stomach. In the years since, there’s been a book called Slut!, countless feminist debates over the reclamation of the word “slut” and, in 2011, thousands of women took to streets across the globe in…