Teen girl dating older guys
One wonders how much of this is rooted in celebrity infatuation, and if teen pubs would be so quick to condone a similar relationship if, say, it involved a teacher and student, or someone they knew personally.
Indeed, Kylie and Tyga aren’t the only celebrity couple has fawned over while one member was under the age of consent — they began covering Lily-Rose Depp and her boyfriend Ash Stymest when she was 17 and he was 24, for example (“we have major heart-eyes for them,” they wrote in 2016).
But considering how much less common these relationships are — and that teenage girls make up significantly more of teen media’s readership —they present less of an issue.
Which brings us back to the question: How Most importantly, they should stop being so glowing in their coverage of teen girl/adult man relationships.
” — leads Lewis to wrap his arms around Gale as she looks away.The article cites the National Institute of Justice, the Journal of Adolescent Health, Planned Parenthood, and other sources that say that relationships between teenage girls and adult men have a power imbalance that leads to an increased risk of STIs (due to pressure not to use a condom), pregnancy (ditto), and domestic violence for the teenage girls involved.