Stand Up For Women's Rights: Show Us Your Boobs

Categories: Public Nudity

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Observing women's equality
If you really gave two nipples about women's equality, then you'd take off your shirt already.

In conjunction with Women's Equality Day, women and fans of women will descend on Dolores park sans shirts on Sunday at noon for Go Topless Day, because if men can walk around topless, then damn it women can, too. (Note to prolific nudists: This bare-chested bash is permitted).

But this isn't totally about getting rid of those bikini top tan lines -- it's about getting rid of inequality.

Go Topless Day always falls on the Sunday closest to Women's Equality Day, which is Aug 26. It was that day in 1920 that women (aka people with boobs) earned their right to vote on the basis of Gender Equality. In 1971, the U.S Congress declared Aug. 26 Women's Equality Day, and the president is summoned to celebrate this day each year.

If you were planning to skip town this weekend, but would still like to take your shirt off to support women's rights, check out this national boob map for topless events near you. The "censored" boobs indicate it's not yet legal for women to walk around topless, but that's not stopping anyone -- it'll just be a protest as opposed to a rally. If you're really concerned about what not to wear in which state, read up on the topless laws for each state.

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Boobs everywhere!

To make this day even more special, event organizers encourage men to cover their chests with bras or bikini tops. Should be a great day for photos.




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29 comments
Ahmad Anwaar
Ahmad Anwaar

going shirtless just proofs the kind of undignified and rebellious person someone is.

dizzzz
dizzzz

most males I see walking around in public places are not people you want to emulate.  I would like to believe a bigger step forward for women would be equal pay for equal work; more women in boardrooms and positions of influence; the ability to walk anywhere at any time and not be fearful of sexual assault or unwelcome harrassment.  Walking around without your shirt on?  Give me a break

Anni Yang
Anni Yang

A woman showing her boobs in public is outright degrading! Only creepy men want to see them and it's also means that women are NOT standing up to women's rights! If we as women truly believed in rights for ourselves, we'd make sure men EARN the right to see our boobs and not subject ourselves to their perv ways!

Al Si
Al Si

How does showing our boobs help us move forward towards women's rights?

Charles Kruger
Charles Kruger

I am not comfortable with this, and I'm not sure why. I get that sumptuary laws that apply to women and not to men are unjust. And I get that means something. But, somehow, this whole presentation doesn't feel right, like it's about exploiting women under the guise of a legitimate protest. I'm not sure how to parse this.

elledino
elledino

Is the photo accompanying  the article (a man taking a peek at a woman seemingly flaunting her chest meant to be ironic? Will men no longer do this when some women are able and choose to go topless ?

Lamdba
Lamdba

If women can take their bodies back, it will make objectification a lot more difficult. This could have wider implications than people realize...

Darryl Manco
Darryl Manco

yet why is it that the majority of people who walk around topless are not pretty? just saying. Guess the idiot who wrote the blog has never been to folsom or bay2breakers.

Piotr Orloff
Piotr Orloff

It's definitely one of the sillier remnants of male-dominated sexism and it always looks silly to see the men prancing around in the buff.

塞繆塞繆
塞繆塞繆

Go to Europe its legal there love it there!

Wes Grimm
Wes Grimm

Ladies can walk around in NYC with their boobs out now for decades.

Luis-rey Velasco
Luis-rey Velasco

This Sunday is the 25th not the 26th. So, is it the 25th or the 26th?

NorCal Crowe
NorCal Crowe

Hahahahah....frankie wants to set an age limit..hehehe

Frankie Griffen
Frankie Griffen

This is just nudist bait nobody's expecting a bunch of hot women to do this, right?

justiceqb
justiceqb

The author of this article is a hero

Dave Nakamura
Dave Nakamura

Ah, Gavin will live forever... through this picture.

elledino
elledino

I don't understand this. It's all culturally relative. There is nothing essentially wrong about going around naked. Have people changed so much in the last 50 years? It seems that many men would take this as an opportunity to gawk. 

thesnitch
thesnitch

@Luis-rey Velasco"Go Topless Day always falls on the Sunday closest to Women's Equality Day, which is Aug 26." So Sunday is the day of the event (8/25), and Monday the 26th is Women's Equality Day

mignon
mignon

@elledino pretty much and its in public so guys will take pics to take home as a fap buffet for later. they are why this day is even here to celebrate normalizing women being free to wear/not wear whatever we please. le sigh... we will see how this pans out....

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