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Discrimination in Society and in Nudism

Discrimination – Check out YNA articles and blogs about discrimination in nudism and at nudist resorts, prejudice against nudists, gender discrimination and other types of discrimination in society.

Below you can read our articles and blogs about discrimination:

Nudism, Gender and Single Male Policies

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nudism and Single Male Discrimination: Yay or Nay? A few months ago on my blog, I talked about “why naturism has a lady problem.” The problem being that women don’t show up to many nudist places and events in nearly the same numbers as men. I’ve observed that men (of all ages and sexual orientations) …
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NYC Pride Parade 2016, LGBT Equality and Naturism

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Why the Battle For LGBT Equality Isn’t Over and How Nudists Need to Support It Back in June, Jordan and I attended the annual NYC Pride Parade. It took place just two weeks after the horrific mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida in which 49 people were killed and dozens of others …
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Interview With Creators of The ‘Breast Bikini Ever’: The TaTa Top

| November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

YNA Interview: The Story of The TaTa Top With Robyn & Michelle Lytle Though more and more women have been challenging discriminatory topless laws, I think it’s going to be some time before topfree equality becomes the status quo in America. It is still basically illegal for women to go topfree in public in most …
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Vintage Guide On How To Run A Family Nudist Park From The 1980’s

| November 5, 2015 | 4 Comments

Read A 1980’s Nudist Park Management Guide Let’s take a trip back in nudie time to the 1980’s … a far more prosperous time for the nudist industry. Many nudist clubs were succeeding and growing. It seemed like an opportune time to open a new nudist club or resort. Of course, being in a pre-Internet …
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Are Transgender Nudists Welcome At Nudist Resorts?

| October 13, 2015 | 4 Comments

Reader Question: Transgender Nudists & Nudist Resorts We got this email recently from one of our readers asking about how or if transgender people are accepted at nudist resorts: “I am a 65 year old transgender MTF [male to female] woman who is also a nudist and a member of AANR. I’m just starting to …
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Interview with Serge Pavlovic: Legalizing Mpenjati Nude Beach in South Africa

| November 10, 2014 | 5 Comments

Interview with Serge Pavlovic On Legalizing South Africa’s First Official Nude Beach – Mpenjati Nude Beach As many of you have likely heard already, South Africa recently got its first official, legal nude beach! It’s called Mpenjati Beach, which is located on the KwaZulu-Natal coast. This was a combined effort of the various naturist associations …
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Why Naturists Should Support Gender Equality

| October 17, 2014 | 4 Comments

Why We Should Promote Gender Equality As Part of Naturist Values In the search terms for the Kingston-Frontenac Free Body Society, we include “Gender Equality” and “Feminism.” Why? The Culture Lags the Law In Canada, complete legal equality of men and women has been part of the highest law of the land since 1981. It’s …
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Understanding Gender Identity, Sex and Transgender People

| November 20, 2013 | 9 Comments

Gender Identity and Transgender People Understanding Gender Identity Gender Identity – At last, the “T” in LGBT is gaining visibility. You may have noticed that transgender issues have been more prominently featured in the news lately, most notably with the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA). This bill is currently being voted on and would outlaw workplace …
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Combating Transexual Discrimination by YNA

| July 17, 2013 | 6 Comments

Transexual Discrimination is Not Acceptable By YNA Standards! Transexual Discrimination And The YNA Policy: Transexual Discrimination – We recently got an email from someone asking if trans* people (see poster for definition) are welcome at Young Naturists America events. The answer is, absolutely! People of any gender identity are welcome at our events and meetups. …
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Moobies: The Story of Male Breasts or Moobs and Facebook

| April 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

Facebook Claims to Likes Moob and Moobies (male breasts) But Not The Boobies Does Facebook Really Love Moobies? Moobies – Facebook has crazy censorship policies. As most of you probably know, women’s breasts are outlawed from Facebook’s entire social media platform. That said, male breasts — “Moobies” — are totally acceptable and uncensored. Not only …
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Gay Rights and Young Naturists America

| March 31, 2013 | 1 Comment

Young Naturists America On Gay Rights The Issue Of Gay Marriage / Gay Rights Gay Rights – Last night, prompted by a Fox News segment, we posted the following post about gay rights on our official Young Naturists America Facebook Page Wall: “Attn: Fox News !!! We at YNA want to abolish the term marriage from the …
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Nudism and Feminism Part 2: Closets Are For Clothes

| March 18, 2012 | 13 Comments

Nudism and Feminism Part 2 – Closets are for Clothes! Nudism and Feminism Continued: In my last post, I discussed a feminist blog about nudism, Go Naked; it’s good for everybody (but particularly for women) by CP Reece. Reece concludes her piece by discussing society’s overall disconcerting malaise in regards to nudity and what we …
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Nudism with a Feminist Twist

| March 15, 2012 | 23 Comments

Nudism , Feminism and Women Nudism with a Feminist Twist: I’ve been reflecting lately about why there aren’t more women, especially young women, involved in nudism. Generally speaking, it’s obvious we live in a society where people are afraid of nudity, ashamed of it, and deem it only acceptable during sex or bathing. But when …
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Topfreedom and Top-Free Equality Issues

| December 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

Educational Piece about Topfreedom By Paul Rapoport, Co-ordinator of the Topfree Equal Rights Association Topfreedom and Top-Free Equality: Topfreedom And Top-Free Equality– So what’s this topfree equality for women thing? What’s its connection to naturism? Many naturists aren’t down for it, clearly. It’s an out-there public issue rather than a private campground one. Then there’s …
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NonSenseNYC Prejudice Against Young Naturists

| December 4, 2011 | 7 Comments

Nonsensenyc prejudges Young Naturists America – Nudism still a problem for many! 
Let me start off by saying that I (Jordan) am not looking to shame …

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