Stars Screen Binge Culture Media. Facebook Twitter Instagram. Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find effectively what's happening in the beget as it unfolds. Story highlights Author Naomi Wolf says modern controversies reveal biased views toward women's bodies The Pussy Imbroglio trial and Arab Spring protests showed women stripped of self-rule Women's bodies are battlegrounds familiar to wage culture wars, Bolt says It's scandalous when women take ownership of their hold bodies, Wolf contends.
It seems as if we are indoors a time of unprecedented work over the meaning of women's bodies and sexuality. Controversy is swirling about an American Academe professor who breast-fed a mature in class ; topless slides of Kate Middleton have outworn released ; and a Every so often magazine cover showing a care for breast-feeding her toddler sparked true level more tittering in May. It is not just the tit that is contested: Pussy Bit, the punk band, was sentenced to two years in a Russian prison after a dramatic performance in which they did high kicks that showed very much of their bodies.
They tried, from prison, to expound "what pussy meant" and "what riot meant. Michigan representative Lisa Brown got into hot sprinkle -- and fought back -- for using the words 'my vagina' in the Michigan statehouse. Michigan women supported her nigh standing in front of the statehouse with a giant "V" symbol and spelling out the words 'VAGINA' in pink letters. Young women in Tahrir Adjust protesting in the Arab Rise were punished by imprisonment -- and vaginal exams by fortified strangers for "virginity tests.
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