A French report has issued guidelines calling for a ban on “mini-miss” beauty pageants and children’s lingerie to combat the “hyper-sexualisation” of children. This follows the international controversy that French Vogue sparked when it published pictures of a 10 year old model in make up and adult clothes.
• We’re asking readers for their thoughts on the topic here.
• A reader sent us a link to this 30 mns Canadian documentary about young girls and how they are hyper-sexualised. It is very, very good.