• Illinois AG candidate: Harassment leads many to promiscuity

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    CHICAGO - A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment “become very promiscuous” and that young people who are called names such as “whore” or “slut” think: “That's what I want to be.” Republican Erika Harold is stressing her experience as an anti-bullying...
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  • Illinois AG candidate: Harassment leads many to promiscuity

    Illinois AG candidate: Harassment leads many to promiscuity

    1 month ago - By My Sanantonio

    CHICAGO - A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous" and that young people who are called names like "whore" or "slut" think: "That's what I want to be."
    Republican Erika Harold is stressing her experience as an anti-bullying advocate as she seeks the job of Illinois' top legal officer.
    She made the comments after winning the 2003 Miss America pageant, and her campaign stood by them Wednesday. They say studies show sexual harassment "can cause anxiety, depression, negative body image and low...
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