Tag : free the nipple

Feminist fashion comes to Leeds: introducing MUDE threads

10 months ago / 0 comments

Managing and Marketing student Jasmine Moodie has set up a feminist clothing line and I am in love. Her brand stands for celebrating the female body and challenges the hyper sexualisation of women. She has recently blessed us with her new website to satisfy all of our feminist fashion needs! … Read More

Nipple-Bocker-Glory: “I wanted to capture nipples whether they’re big, small, inverted, hairy or bumpy”

2 years ago / 0 comments

Inspired by the Free The Nipple campaign, Josie Partridge has created Nipple-Bocker-Glory, a jewellery range created using casts of nipples in all shapes and size. Here she talks to editor-in-chief Jessica Murray about inclusive feminism, body shaming and her grandma’s 84-year-old nipples… It’s been two years since the Free The … Read More

Female nudity – attention-seeking, empowering or degrading?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Last month, Kim Kardashian uploaded a nude, but censored, selfie to Twitter. Although this was not the first time that she had shared nude visuals of herself with the public, the resulting reaction escalated more than it ever has before. In this article, The Gryphon discusses the on-going debate between … Read More

Women’s Militia slam ‘Free The Nipple’ campaign

4 years ago / 0 comments

Anonymous group Women’s Militia have struck in LUU. The secret group, who are aiming to take a more radical approach to feminism, have stuck up posters criticising the Free The Nipple campaign in the common room. The campaign, ran by Amnesty International, wanted to ‘normalise the way people view female … Read More

LUU society ‘free the nipple’

4 years ago / 0 comments

Students have been baring all this week as part of a campaign to ‘Normalise the Nipple’. Men and women stepping into the ‘boobie booth’ were asked to take an anonymous photograph of their chest to be displayed in the Union next week. The campaign aims to combat the censorship and … Read More