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Topless Uprising Against Sexism

25 Feb

Buenos Aires — Last month, three women in a coastal Argentine town decided to sunbathe sans bikini tops. It could have been inconsequential, but a tourist complaint drew 20 police officers and six patrol cars to the beach to threaten the women with arrest unless they covered up. The episode quickly incited a national debate leading to demonstrations called “tetazos,” or “boob uprisings.” In early February, nearly 2,000 women gathered in different places around the country — topless or covered — to demand their right to bare their breasts.
https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/02/20/opinion/topless-uprising-against-sexism.html?_r=0&referer=https://www.google.it/search?ei=F_OxWIqBEaT06ASM953IBQ&q=jordana+timerman+nyt&oq=jordana+timerman+nyt&gs_l=mobile-gws-serp.3…11612.13018.0.13870.4.4.0.0.0.0.272.847.0j2j2.4.0….0…1c.1.64.mobile-gws-serp..0.3.691…0i22i30k1j33i160k1.NdKod5DdL0Y

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