Comment John Lennon and Yoko Ono did it. And now political activists around the world are stripping off to express their displeasure too. Forty years on, naked protests are back. It seems that no matter what social or political conflict you look at, people are getting their kit off as a form of civil disobedience against the oppressive system. The protest organization Femen , a group of young Ukrainian women who originally demonstrated against sex tourism and prostitution, but who are now targeting sexism in general, have long been making headlines with their naked protests.
PETA protests in the nude at Fountain Square
Alicia Silverstone Poses Nude for PETA to Protest Wool
Click to play Tap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play now Around students at a Sao Paulo university in Brazil took off their clothes in protest and marched around campus with banners after student Geysi Arruda was expelled for wearing a short dress. The university later backed down and she was reinstated. Greenpeace protesters In , Greenpeace protesters went without their clothes on a glacier in the Swiss Alps to highlight global warming. The Great Aletsch — the longest glacier in Europe — is said to be at risk of shrinking because of climate change. Protesters on the naked bike ride Image:
PETA Morons Protest Animal Cruelty By… Going Topless?!
In a mockery of the world famous spectacle of fighting Bulls chasing crowds of runners, semi nude animal rights activist run through town following the same route. Under the slogan "Join the Human Race" PETA is trying to draw attention to the plight of the bulls, who after the run are killed the same evening in the Bullfighting arena. Reactions from the people of Pamplona are mixed, from anger to amusement at the spectacle.
Here's a look at the hotties who strip for a cause Model and actress Alicia Mayer wears a bikini made of lettuce during a photo shoot for a new PETA campaign promoting vegetarianism in Manila. The ad reads, 'All animals have the same parts. Have a heart. Go vegetarian' with Pam's body parts marked as pieces of meat.