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Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Is Anti-Woman

“Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue is a sexist and repugnant magazine tradition,” -Dawn Hawkins, NCOSE

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation denounces Sports Illustrated for the publication of their swimsuit edition.

“A man buying magazines to leer at a woman’s exposed body is not in awe of her ‘empowerment,’ ‘agency,’ or ‘athleticism’ as a human being. He is consuming her as a sexual, inanimate object. This blatant dehumanization of women cannot be tolerated in a society that strives to value gender equality. It’s time for Sports Illustrated to leave the Dark Ages and to stop production of the Swimsuit Issue.” -Dawn Hawkins

Read more HERE how the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is one of the worst offenders for the objectification of women.