Tag: politics

Politics and Nudity, Political Activism, and Nudist Politics.

Check out articles about when politics and nudity intersect, whether it’s a naked politician, naked political activism, or nudists getting involved in politics.

Below you can read our blogs and articles about Politics and Nudity and Nudist Related Politics:

Open Letter to the International Naturist Federation INF

| March 2, 2016 | 10 Comments

How the International Naturist Federation Needs To Change Stéphane Deschênes (owner of Bare Oaks Naturist Park and host of the Naturist Living Show podcast) recently resigned from his leadership position in the International Naturist Federation (INF) this past January. Stephane was part of the “Central Committee” for 3 years, which granted him access to the …
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SoCal Clubs Rally Against Ban On Nudist Events in Huntington Beach

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Naturists Speak Out Against Ban on Nudist Events at Huntington Beach City Council Meeting An estimated 35 members of Naturists in the OC (NitOC) club, SCNA, the Camping Bares and others made their feelings known to the City Council of Huntington Beach over the cancellation of the monthly nude swims in the city’s gym. City …
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NAC Action Alert: Help Reverse Ban on Nudist Pool Parties in Huntington Beach, CA

| January 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

City of Huntington Beach, California Just Banned Nudist Pool Parties…Time to take action! The Naturist Action Committee has issued an Action Alert regarding a new administrative rule against nudist pool parties in the seaside city of Huntington Beach, California. Since 2007, a group called Naturists in the O.C. (Orange County) or NitOC for short, has …
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My Seven Rules of Political Engagement For Naturists

| December 23, 2015 | 3 Comments

My 7 Rules For Naturists Trying To Strike Down Anti-Nudity Legislation My experience over the years is that, like the general public, most naturists want very little to do with politics. This is especially true of young naturists, whose focus is on the next party, the next bodypainting event, or the next naked bike ride. In …
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Justin Trudeau, Canadian Media and Topfreedom Rights

| August 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

How the Canadian Media Undermines Topfreedom Equality For Women Guest blog by: Peter Allison (volleyball@bareoaks.ca) As Canadians are well aware, the federal election race is really heating up. The Liberal Party Leader, Justin Trudeau, could be the next Prime Minister of Canada, though if the Liberal Party did win, it would be a minority win …
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George Davis’ Naked Speech in Times Square

| August 20, 2014 | 3 Comments

Body Freedom Activist George Davis Delivers Naked Speech in Times Square, NYC On Wednesday, August 4th, I went to see “body freedom activist” George Davis deliver a naked speech in Times Square, NYC. Davis is a nudist from San Francisco, where he’s been protesting ever since supervisor Scott Wiener proposed and successfully attained a nudity …
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An Update on Fire Island Lighthouse Nude Beach in Long Island NY

| August 13, 2014 | 24 Comments

Update on the Status of NY’s Former Nude Beach – Lighthouse Beach It’s the 2nd summer that naturists have been banned from Lighthouse Beach on Fire Island, NY. Not long after superstorm Hurricane Sandy in 2012, the National Park Service decided to immediately end nude use of Lighthouse Beach. The NY Post just did a …
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Why Did AANR Remove Lupin Lodge?

| February 3, 2014 | 61 Comments

The Story of AANR and Lupin Lodge Clothing Optional Resort AANR Removes Lupin From Its Network of Nudist Clubs – the question is – WHY?!?!? As some might know, YNA has been on the receiving end of many malicious and unsubstantiated allegations in the past. This has taught me NOT to believe everything I hear …
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The WhiteHouse.Gov Petition for More Clothing-Optional Areas

| January 29, 2014 | 29 Comments

For those of you unaware, on January 13th, Larry Darter of the Dallas Examiner created a “We the People” petition that calls for all Federal lands to have clothing-optional areas. It’s puttered along for a few weeks and AANR has put their stamp of approval on it. Currently it has just over 2,500 signatures of the 100,000 needed. With only two weeks to go, it doesn’t look like it will meet it’s goal. Some may see this as an indication of the decline of naturism or that naturists have serious privacy concerns, making them scared to death of actually putting a signature on anything. I have a slightly different stance.

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Nudity and The Real American Values – Any Questions?

| November 9, 2013 | 27 Comments

Nudity and The Real American Values A little rant By Jordan Blum American Values Gone Awry? American Values – For those that might not be aware I would like to take this opportunity to do a little rant. In the U.S., there are many laws that protect people and allow them to express themselves. I …
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Young Naturists Support of Artists 4 Israel Golan Project

| September 23, 2013 | 35 Comments

Young Naturist Causes and Support Of Artists 4 Israel Golan Project (This post was written and published by Jordan Blum) For the longest time neither Felicity, Young Naturists America nor myself have responded to any of the countless negative comments or ludicrous accusations made by some people (mostly from within the Nudist and Naturist communities). …
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Expressions of Sexuality Within Naturism

How Can Naturists Convey Sexuality in a Positive Way? Sexuality Within Naturism: In our last blog, we discussed the idea of sexuality as a grand, ambient, power. It is like so many natural powers that we are part of and cannot live without (such as gravity, sunshine, oxygen, to name a few). In one sense, …
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Natural Nudity Is What We Need More Of By Lars Egeland

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lars Egeland Writes Editorial About Natural Nudity & Body Image in Norway Natural Nudity Is The Only Kind Of Nudity! Natural Nudity – This year, 2013, is an election year in Norway. On September 9th, the country’s citizens will choose the government that will be in place for the next four years. Compared to the United …
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Mark Foley Declares War on Nudist Youth Camps for Children

| April 17, 2013 | 21 Comments

The Story Of Mark Foley’s War On Youth Nudist Camps For Children Guest Nudist Blog Post By: Chet Kresiak The War Against Nudist Camps For Children Nudist Camps and Nudist Kids: America has been stunned recently by the horrific allegations about child abuse at Penn State University. Scandals involving sexual molestation of children have rocked …
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San Francisco Nudity Ban Status Update

| March 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

San Francisco Nudity Ban – The Saga Continues Update on the San Francisco Nudity Ban San Francisco Nudity Ban – As expected, a modest number of nudists re-filed a fed civil rights lawsuit this past Friday. These individuals are challenging the city of San Francisco’s recent ban on public nudity. The naked activists state that the new …
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