“Women are for sale. Our bodies are seen as public property to be viewed, rated and reviewed.” – Linda Thomson, Women’s Support Project.
Sexuality is something which has been socially constructed – how we understand and experience sex is heavily contingent upon the cultural and historical circumstances in which we live.
Do you think the way young women are portrayed in the media has a direct impact on your life? Do you have any examples of how you feel like you are public property?