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Mom’s Facebook response to sexist school dress codes deserves a slow clap

Mom's Facebook response to sexist school dress codes deserves a slow clap

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When she received detention, Lauren Wiggins writes an articulate letter about why her clothing choice, seen above, is meant for her comfort and not for the sexual viewing pleasure of her classmates. For that, she then received a 1 day suspension.  I wish I had half her confidence and eloquence at her age (and mine).

Canadian teen got a detention for wearing a halter dress

When she received detention, Lauren Wiggins writes an articulate letter about why her clothing choice, seen above, is meant for her comfort and not for the sexual viewing pleasure of her classmates. For that, she then received a 1 day suspension. I wish I had half her confidence and eloquence at her age (and mine).

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People say that girls should follow the school dress code so that they don't distract boys. Maybe instead of fixing the girls they should teach boys that girls aren't sexual objects.

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17 More Times Feminists Had The Perfect Comeback

Wasn't there a five year old who got sent home because her dress was inappropriate? To the teachers?

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These Quotes From Students Nail Everything That's Wrong With School Dress Codes

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Modesty is something important to learn however sexualizing women is not just the woman's problem. Men need to take a stand as well.

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Kids at my school had knives and chewing tobacco clearly out in the open at all times.

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