Miley Cyrus's twerking focuses national outrage on the sexualised and racist nature of what under-18s get to see
The singer is at the summit of both the midweek singles and albums charts
Miley Cyrus has dominated pop culture for the past month or two, with a ton of comment following in her wake. This week Sinead O'Connor sent the 20-year-old starlet an open letter, warning about the dangers of being prostituted by the music business. Kirsten Lieb writes for us today on the "sex-first positioning" of young female singers. But was Cyrus right to insist that she's the one in control?
Has O'Connor forgotten that she was once just as controversial?
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