Posts tagged "bra burning"

No Bras Were Actually Harmed During The Womens’ Lib Movement

Have you ever entertained the idea of ripping off your bra in a moment of feminist passion? I know I have. What better way to express female rebellion against oppressive ideologies? What better way to salute our bra-burning foremothers in a proud act of solidarity and continuity? But then I think to myself,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 17, 2009

Tyra: Burns Bras Faster Than Benjamins

Dozens of women burned their bras on the street in New York City. While in the 60’s, that behavior was invented by the strong feminist leadership trying to destroy the social conventions they were bound by, in 2008 it just took Tyra. On her daytime chat show, TyTy did yet another "get the right fit…
By: Simcha / February 22, 2008