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24 Sep '14

News Students protest 'slut shaming' high school dress codes with mass walkouts

Students around US organise protests after administrators have made them wear shame suits or mandate hemline limitsA spate of revolts against school dress codes appears to be gaining momentum across the United States, with students staging walkouts and other protests to complain at the way girls have been humiliated and forced to cover up.A vocal campaign has emerged after recent incidents angered students in New York, Utah, Florida, Oklahoma and other states, with some accusing schools of sexism and so-called slut shaming.Homecoming pic.twitter.com/BdoxInvrwHWalk out today proud to be a Bingham student to look back and see all of you #FreeBingham pic.twitter.com/ePt52S3R2w Continue reading...

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