BUST’s 15 Most Popular Posts Of 2017

by Erika W. Smith


If you’ve been following BUST closely, you may notice that we’re currently re-sharing our most popular posts of 2017 on social media. We’ve decided to bring them to you in a post as well. We were excited to see that many of our most popular posts were about politics and activism, as well as what not to put in your vagina (seriously, keep away from the glitter!).

And now, without further ado, our most popular posts of 2017:

15. “Unicornland”: A Webseries About Polyamory That Puts Single People In The Spotlight by Magda Knight

unicornland c6860Image via Unicornland

14. Gloria Steinem And Chelsea Handler Said The One Thing Most White Feminists Are Reluctant To Hear by Kathy Iandoli

steinemhandler 4c0e3Image via Twitter/TimesTalks


13. This “Fearless Girl” Sculpture Suddenly Appeared On Wall Street Today. Here’s Why. By Rachel Withers

fearlessgirl 31c50Image via Twitter


12. Please Do Not Glue Your Labia Shut While You’re On Your Period (Or Ever) by Erika W. Smith

gluestick 78e28Photo via Wikimedia Commons


11. What Netflix’s “To The Bone” Gets Dangerously Wrong (It’s More Than Just Visual Triggers) by Jan Rosenberg 

tothebone 1f397Image via Netflix


10. Starbucks’ Unicorn Frappuccino Shows The Problem With How We Talk About Food by Brianna Kirkham 

unicornfrap 07013Photo via Starbucks

9. Jessicka Addams Of Jack Off Jill Accuses Twiggy Ramirez Of Rape by Molly McLaughlin

jessicka 814f6Photo courtesy Jessicka Addams


8. Modcloth’s Downfall Apparently Had A Lot To Do With Fatphobia by Erika W. Smith

modcloth 7623bImage via Modcloth

7. Women Who Regret Motherhood Share Their Stories by Orna Donath

motherhood 0095eImage by Stephanie Kubo for BUST

6. The Women’s March On Washington Spreads All Over The World by Rachel Withers

sistermarch c38a9Image via Women’s March on Washington/Google Maps


5. bell hooks On The State Of Feminism And How To Move Forward Under Trump by Lux Alptraum

bellhooks 9c9d3Photo by Jesse Fox for BUST


4. Russia Decriminalizes Domestic Violence, “Legalizing The Order Of Things” by Rachel Withers

russia ac935Image via Change.org

3. The Women’s March On Washington Has Released Their Policy Platform, And It’s Radical AF by Aoife Kelly

womens 4e9bbImage courtesy Anna Sudit/Refinery29

2. Harvard Says This 23-Year-Old Woman Is The Next Einstein by Laura McMahon

Sabrina Pasterski 4e5e6Photo via Wikimedia Commons


1. Please Do Not Put Glitter In Your Vagina by Erika W. Smith

glittervag a650aPhoto via Flickr Creative Commons/Judy van der Velden

top photo: vintage

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