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Dame Joan Bakewell | Joan Bakewell CBE | Joan Bakewell DBE
Did You Know?
The liberal mood back in the 60s was that sex was pleasurable and wholesome and shouldn't be seen as dirty and wicked. The Pill allowed women to make choices for themselves. Of course, that meant the risk of making the wrong choice. But we all hoped girls would grow to handle the new freedoms wisely. Then everything came to be about money: so now sex is about money, too. Why else sexualise the ...
In the early 1960s had an extra-marital affair with writer Harold Pinter
. Later Pinter went on to write what became the movie Betrayal
(1983) which told the story of their affair.
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