In the news today we’ve heard Dame Angela Lansbury (best known in our office as the voice of Mrs Potts in Beauty and the Beast) offering her opinion on the rise in sexual abuse allegations in Hollywood.
“There are two sides to this coin. We have to own up to the fact that women, since time immemorial, have gone out of their way to make themselves attractive. And unfortunately it has backfired on us – and this is where we are today.
We must sometimes take blame, women. I really do think that. Although it’s awful to say we can’t make ourselves look as attractive as possible without being knocked down and raped,” Dame Angela told Radio Times.
So, is women’s desire to make themselves physically attractive to blame for sexual...