13-Year-Old Girl Commits Suicide After Classmates Spread Nude Photos

While the media insists on calling this a ‘sexting-related suicide,’ it’s much more accurately referred to as a ‘slut-shaming suicide.’ Because the photograph she sent is not what drove this poor girl to kill herself — the non-consensual spreading of the photograph, and the subsequent reaction that her classmates and all adults in positions of authority had to it seems to absolutely have been what drove her to despair.”
Yes, and if I never hear the word “sexting” again, I’ll be happy. (via mefi)