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    Young People Need To Be Fearless, Says Former Dolly Editor Marina Go

    “I slipped an Asian girl onto the cover.”

    When Miranda and Nakkiah visit the US they revel in the attention they receive. They are both beautiful young women, and in Australia their looks often attract comments, ranging from “it’s that little boy from [Baz Luhrmann’s] Australia!” through “she's sooo cute” to “she has a pretty face for a big girl”.

    “A red flag to a bull for me is if you say I can’t do anything, or a woman can’t do anything, or a Chinese woman can’t do anything,” she says.

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