Beauty contests as a form of symbolic violence? Mexican MPs want to limit the organization of miss’s competitions!

For several days in Mexico has been going a storm caused by the reform proposed by Mexican deputies from the Commission for Gender Equality. They are suggest that the organization of beauty contests is a form of symbolic violence against women, so it should be reduced, and public funding of contests should be stopped! Many winners of prestigious beauty contests have objected to these allegations and openly criticize the MPs. […]

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