Sexting, Shame and Suicide. A shocking story of intimate attack within the Digital Age

Sexting, Shame and Suicide. A shocking story of intimate attack within the Digital Age

Nina Burleigh

Nina Burleigh’s most stories that are recent

  • Who was simply the Genuine Jeffrey Epstein?
  • With Jeffrey Epstein Dead, the Research Is on for Alleged Recruiter Ghislaine Maxwell
  • Jeffrey Epstein’s Finally Being Publicly Shamed — Could Trump Be Then?
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Reddit
  • E-mail
  • Show more options that are sharing
  • Tumblr
  • Pin It
  • LinkedIn
  • WhatsApp
  • Printing

Sexting Shame & Suicide

Illustration by Jesse Lenz

O n the final day’s her life, Audrie Pott stepped via a crucible of teenage torment. A curvaceous sophomore at Saratoga senior high school, dressed up in the cool-girl’s uniform of the low-cut top and supershort dress, she seemed just like constantly, but inside she ended up being quivering with humiliation. Within the since school had started, girls had been giving her looks, and guys had congregated around phones, smirking week. On Twitter, messages had been pinging into her inbox, every one delivering another gut punch: “shit went down ahah jk i bet u currently got enough ppl talking it to myself haha. Read more