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The disappearing tween years

Bombarded by sexualized cultural forces, girls are growing up faster than ever

By Bella English
Globe Staff / March 12, 2005

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Push-up bras. Thong underwear. Eyeliner and mascara. Skirts up to here and shirts down to there. Bare bellies and low riders. Sexually explicit rap lyrics and racy adult television shows. (Full article: 1582 words)

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