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July 31, 2007

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We need to start talking about why we are asking men to get bolder and telling women - literally and figuratively - to shrink. By the way, the author of "The Incredible Shrinking Woman" article in the Chicago Tribune -- Anne Ream -- is also the founder of The Voices and Faces Project, which deals with sexual violence. Which is a reminder that all of these forms of oppression -the unfair female body ideal, violence against women, race, class -- are really linked.

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