mackenzie phillips incest

"It was sort of a runaway train that I had no power of stopping."
In an appearance set to air on HLN's "Joy Behar Show" Tuesday night, Phillips rescinds her previous claims that her sexual
"My relationship with my father changed a lot and became not quite as codependent, not quite as constant," she said. "He
2009 saw scandalous tweets (Meghan McCain), shocking award show moments (Kanye) and underage pole dancing (Miley). What do
Mackenzie Phillips has done everyone a huge favor by acting as our societal point person for incest and speaking out very publicly. I applaud her courage.
Art should never be held above our decency to each other. And when an artist commits a crime, especially a sex crime and especially against a child, we do art no favor by giving artists a break we would not give anyone else.
Ever since Mackenzie Phillips dropped the bombshell on Oprah Winfrey last week about her decade-long "consensual" sexual
I, too, have a new memoir, which focuses on paternal sexual abuse. But my story is nothing like Mackenzie's. It is hard for anyone to relate to the perfect storm of dreadful circumstances which doomed her.
"I'm so embarrassed--and mad," she said. "At Oprah, at the publisher, and at Mackenzie, who should be on a psychiatrist's
As it happens, whenever we follow an incest story at Newser it becomes the biggest story. The Phillips story is even bigger because it's not just an incest story but also a disputed incest story.
MacKenzie Phillips' "coming out" on Oprah as an incest survivor triggered a lot of my own memories. But she has one piece of the story dead wrong: it was not a consensual relationship.
Phillips, 49, who starred on TV's "One Day at a Time," said the sexual relationship with her father lasted a decade and ended
"You begin to love your captor, and I felt great love for my father. The moment that he tried to make it a romance, all the
She told "The Oprah Winfrey Show" in an interview that aired Wednesday that her siblings "definitely have a problem with
Chynna, 41, tells Us Weekly she remembers getting the call from Mackenzie, 49, in 1997 11 years after the affair had ended
"Don't hate my father," Mackenzie Phillips tells PEOPLE. But in a tell-all book out Wednesday, the former childhood actress
Mackenzie Phillips could not have given consent. She was 19 and drugged out of her mind and her father raped her.