In this episode, we’ve got stories of ballroom dance, college, super heroes, flying trapeze, and of course boobs! Another episode with two stories for the price of one! Topics include female body shaming, men playing the hero, and good old fashioned gender roles.
In the first part of the episode, I share a story about a flying trapeze class I taught where two of the teens taking the class were pulled aside and asked to change clothes for fear their boobs might get exposed. In our culture, the fact that women’s breasts are seen as offensive and inappropriate to display publicly I think is worth considering. What do we gain by forcing women to hide their breasts when men are free to do so? Are we r [...]