Posts tagged "freedom of expression"

Ohio School Photoshops The Word ‘Feminist’ Off Of A Girl’s Shirt, Calls It ‘Offensive’

Middle school student and my new bff Sophie Thomas of Clermont Northeastern Middles School in Batavia, Ohio wore a shirt to photo day that said FEMINIST in glaring white letters - which the school then decided to totally wipe out in post. Do I still have to live in a country where the word feminist…

By: Katrin Higher / April 19, 2015

Is Sydney Spies Too Sexy For Her High School Yearbook?

Colorado high school student Sydney Spies was banned from her yearbook for submitting this photo as her senior portrait. The photo was rejected by student editors and the administration at Durango High School for being too sexy. "We are an award-winning yearbook. We don’t want to diminish the quality with something that can be see…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 7, 2012