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The Cuties Controversy and Why It’s a Big Deal

The Netflix film, Cuties, arrived to Netlifx with a heap of controversy. The film follows a group of 11-year old girls who join a “twerking” team. The girls perform suggestive dances in skimpy outfits that overly sexualize them. Tony Katz explains how this is just another example of society’s attempts to give children agency and normalize this behavior.