09 Mar '12, 11pm

French Report: Ban Beauty Pageants And Padded Bras For Kids | Care2 Causes

It looks like the American show Toddlers & Tiaras won’t be making an appearance in France anytime soon. Last Tuesday, a French senator issued a report aimed at stopping the “hyper-sexualization” of young children. The report was prompted partly by publication of a multi-page feature in Vogue’s December 2010 issue in which 10-year-old Thylane Loubry Blondeau, and two other girls, were photographed pouting and posing heavily made up, with lipstick, tight dresses, jewels and high heels. This led to an international debate over the sexualization of children. Young Girls Disguised As “Sexual Candy” The parliamentary report, Against Hyper-Sexualisation: A New Fight For Equality, calls for a ban on beauty pageants and child-size adult clothing, such as padded bras and high heels, for girls under age 16. From The Guardian : Chantal Jouanno, the author of the report and a senator a...

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