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    the practice of criticizing a particular group of people, especially on social media or in the press, for aspects of their physical appearance or behaviour

    We usually hear about body-shaming being directed at women with curves.

    My aim is to bring the idea of rape culture, slut-shaming, and victim-blaming to the attention of more people.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/11/2015
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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