WOMEN
11/14/2014 09:10 am ET Updated Nov 14, 2014

The Big Problem With Kim Kardashian's Butt Photos Nobody Is Talking About

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Kim Kardashian strikes again.

The infamous reality star "broke the Internet" — or at least, got a lot of people on the Internet talking — this week by flaunting her backside for the cover of Paper magazine and then doubling down hours later with additional full-frontal shots. But the fanatic reaction to her curves reveals a much deeper issue regarding how women's bodies are viewed in public forums, especially given the way female curves have been historically treated in the media and the art world.

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