Political satire has a rape problem

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The female form is often used to depict themes of freedom and justice – and satirists think it’s useful to extend the metaphor to rape. But that’s a problem.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 28 Feb 2020


  • women
  • rape
  • satire
  • misogyny
  • violence against women and girls
  • political satire


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