Encouraging Modesty Is Not Exploitation Or Enslavement: Miley Cyrus Did Not Act Human

Writing for Slate, Amanda Marcotte took aim at two columnists in her piece, “Washington Post This Weekend: Teenage Girls Are Asking to Be Raped.” “If you’ve been reading the Washington Post the past few days, you might conclude that sexual abuse is the inevitable result of girls being girls. First, there was an op-ed by Betsy Karasik, in which she defends a 49-year-old male teacher who raped a 14-year-old girl (who later committed suicide) with the classic “grass on the field” justification. Read more […]