Gabby Douglas slams Aly Raisman: Dressing in ‘sexual way’ welcomes wrong crowd

New York Post | 11/17/2017 | Staff
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Gymnastics star Gabby Douglas slammed fellow Olympian Aly Raisman on Friday for dressing in a “provocative/sexual way” after Raisman accused her former gymnastics team doctor of sexual assault.

Douglas responded to a tweet from Raisman that detailed the victim shaming she has recently received after launching the allegations because she had once done a “sexy photoshoot.”

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“Just to be clear,” Raisman posted on Friday. “Just because a woman does a sexy photoshoot or wears a sexy outfit does not give a man the right to shame her or not believe her when she comes forward about sexual abuse.”

USA Gymnastics has been reeling since team doctor Larry Nassar was charged a year ago with sexual assault, prompting more than 130 gymnasts to come forward to accuse the doctor.

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Raisman added her name to the list of victims this past Sunday night in an interview with “60 Minutes.”

Modal Trigger“It is our responsibility as women to dress modestly and be classy,” Douglas wrote in a tweet that has since been deleted. “Dressing in a provocative/sexual way entices the wrong crowd.”

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After Douglas’ misguided missive about dresses provocatively, teammate Simone Biles rushed to Raisman’s defense.

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