Slut-shaming is a manifestation of bullying with epidemic proportions in the USA. Sandra Fluke appeared on the cover of Ms. magazine in 2012 above the title: "You Called Me What?" The notorious walk in Game of Thrones launched a pervasive "Shame" meme in 2015. Organizations are devoted to exposing and combating slut-shaming: SlutWalk, http://www.unslutproject.com/
The Witch is experiencing a renaissance, with the release of the film The Witch (2015), a bestseller about the Salem Witch Trials.
First book ever to draw links between historical persecution of witches and contemporary epidemic of slut-shaming.