Let’s talk about boobs.
Do I have your attention? Well, that’s actually part of the problem
Tuesday is #NoBraDay, a social media campaign encouraging women to go braless for one day to help raise awareness for breast cancer. The momentary hashtag, though seemingly well-intentioned, has been on the receiving end of criticism — and it deserves it.
Along with proud participants posting no-bra selfies, various social media users have sounded off on the hashtag, calling out the campaign for missing the mark.
Aside from doing little to educate or raise funds for meaningful breast cancer research, they argue the campaign spreads a concerning message — that breasts, and breasts alone, are what’s worth attention. Read more…