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Scout Willis has issued a statement about why she walked around topless on the Lower East Side last month. On the reaction: "I understand that people don't want to take me seriously. Or would rather just write me off as an attention-seeking, over-privileged, ignorant, white girl. I am white and I was born to a high profile and financially privileged family. I didn't choose my public life, but it did give me this platform. A platform that helps make body politics newsworthy." [Racked; Previously]