GoTopless activist Phoenix Feeley launches jail sentence with hunger strike
05 Aug 2013 : 05:00
LAS VEGAS, Aug 5 – After five years of fighting for women's topless rights, Phoenix Feeley of New York City has decided to protest her incarceration with a hunger strike as she begins a jail sentence at the Spring Lakes NJ county jail, imposed for going bare-chested on a New Jersey beach. "State and local laws are all over the map on the issue of women's topless rights," said Nadine Gary, spokesperson for GoTopless.org, a group founded by international spiritual leader Rael after he heard of Feeley's first arrest in New York City seven years ago.
GOTOPLESS TO ALAMI ADEL: TUNISIAN WOMEN AND MEN HAVE THE SAME RIGHT TO POST THEIR BARE-CHESTED PHOTOS
02 Apr 2013 : 05:00
On April 4th, there will be GoTopless demonstrations around the world to support Amina in Tunisia. Tunis, April 2nd, 2013 – GoTopless, an international organization that promotes gender equality and that advocates women's right to go topless wherever this right is granted to men, firmly denounces the comments made by Tunisian Salafist preacher, Alami Adel, leader of the so-called Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice, who called for Tunisian citizen Amina to be "stoned" “quarantined,” and to “receive 100 lashes” because she posted a top-free photo of herself on Facebook.
On Women’s Day, March 8, from Iran to North Carolina, GoTopless calls upon topless women to ‘occupy’ planet Earth
08 Mar 2013 : 19:35
LAS VEGAS, March 8 – Raelian Guides Negar Azizmoradi and Nadine Gary are fighting for women’s equal rights, and they say no day is more appropriate than Women’s Day for women to get active and be heard. Azizmoradi, head of GoTopless Iran and a female Iranian Raelian Imam, said today that she applauds Iranian female activists in Stockholm, Sweden, for holding a topless demonstration yesterday.
GoTopless Vows to Fight N.C. ‘Nipple Ban’ Legislation
06 Feb 2013 : 06:00
ASHEVILLE, Feb. 6 - After North Carolina State Rep.
GoTopless Praises Porn Industry's Breast Cancer Research donations
20 Nov 2012 : 00:33
GoTopless denounces the Suzan G. Komen breast cancer foundation for turning down the generous donation of pornographic website Pornhub.com.
Nudist Activist gets naked at SF Committee Hearing on Nov 5, 2012
14 Nov 2012 : 22:44
A Committee Hearing was held in San Francisco on November 5 to discuss a new ordinance that would put a ban on nudity in the city. The ordinance was submitted last October by Supervisor Scott Wiener, who represents a district in the city and county of San Francisco.
In Grapevine, TX, guns and violence are family friendly but not art displaying a woman's breasts
19 Sep 2012 : 19:44
On Gotopless Day, August 26, 2012, The Convention and Visitor's Bureau of Grapevine, Texas turned down the work of local Grapevine Sculptor Art Wells because his nude female busts were deemed not 'Family Friendly' while the same bureau did not think twice about inaugurating a clock tower with 9-foot tall animated gun fighters just a few months earlier. In this day and age, buzz words like 'family-friendly' equate more closely to 'let the religious and do-gooders choose rules for society.' And sometimes the hypocrisy of it gets a little sickening.
A woman's inspiring testimony after attending GoTopless rally
03 Sep 2012 : 15:08
The following testimony came to us from a woman who attended one of our GoTopless Rallies on Aug 26, 2012. "I awoke this morning at 2AM with a beautiful speech in my mind that I had wished I could have expressed yesterday.
GoTopless joins forces with Slutwalk Las Vegas
03 Sep 2012 : 11:08
Members and affiliates of GoTopless have been supporting the Slutwalk Movement since its inception and attended Slutwalk LV on Sept.1, 2012. GoTopless women stand for topless gender equality, and they too are sometimes called "sluts." They face strong moral opposition from those who believe the very sight of women's breasts will trigger sexual excitement in others.
Letter to Ben Gvir, right wing activist in Israel in response to his discriminatory remarks towards Israeli women's equal topless rights
29 Aug 2012 : 23:38
On Aug 23, 2012, right wing activist Ben Gvir of Tel Aviv appealed to the attorney general of Israel to prevent GoTopless from obtaining their permit for their protest the next day in Tel Aviv. His opinion was that such behavior [women's top-freedom] hurts the female public and expresses contempt and humiliation of a woman's body.