35 minutes | Oct 11th 2020

"The Dress Code: Or the Policing of Young Bodies"

The dress code is something we have discussed before but just casually, and I just keep thinking what is the big issue with the god damn dress code, why are we spending so much time on it, and why do people have so many different opinions on it. Well let me tell you that the dress code IS a big issue, because it’s a window to how our society treats women, men, our bodies, and our decency. 

Articles used:

https://www.racked.com/2018/7/2/17519874/dress-code-duct-tape-enforcement-violation

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/news/a44798/boys-wear-skirts-protest-dress-code/

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/boys-in-several-quebec-high-schools-wear-skirts-to-protest-dress-code-1.5755570

https://noworegon.org/issues/model-student-dress-code/