Hypersexualization, stemming from media misrepresentation, may also be a contributing factor to disproportionately high rates of rape against bisexual women. Hypersexualization leads to the assumption that a person is always ready to have sex and therefore cannot be raped; women of color in particular face this stigma, which is derived from historical stereotypes concocted in the minds of white men to justify the abuse of enslaved Black women. – How Queer! by Faith Beauchemin

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