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Giorgio Armani, 85, sparks fury after accusing the fashion industry of 'raping' women


Added 02-21-20 08:36:02pm EST - “The Italian fashion designer's comments sparked fury and he was accused of diminishing sexual assault during a rant against sexualisation in the industry.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Giorgio Armani accuses the fashion industry of 'raping' women”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Giorgio Armani has been criticised for saying women are being 'raped' by designers who push them to wear provocative clothing.

The Italian fashion designer's comments sparked fury and he was accused of diminishing sexual assault during a rant against sexualisation in the industry.

Mr Armani, 85, who is famed for his modest designs, said it was 'time for me to say what I think' before asserting that 'you can rape a woman in many ways'.

He said that 'throwing [a woman] in the basement' and 'suggesting she dresses in a certain way' were both forms of sexual assault.

'If a lady walks on the street and sees an ad with a woman with her boobs and a*** in plain sight and she wants to be like that too, that's a way of raping her,' he said.

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