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Harassment: Girls ‘wear shorts under school skirts’ | BBC News

Girls are wearing shorts under their school skirts to avoid sexual harassment, MPs have heard.

Experts told the Women and Equalities Committee that online pornography had led to increased acceptance of sexual violence and harassment towards women.

A “normalised culture of sexual harassment” in England’s schools meant girls were changing their behaviours, rather than boys being challenged.

And change would come only with a shift in attitude among the wider population.

Read more about this story on the BBC website: Harassment: Girls ‘wear shorts under school skirts’ | BBC News

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