Sign up for our newsletter and get a curated list of the top trending stories and exclusive rewards every day.

Trending Topics

Get the MTL Blog app

Download on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Women In Montreal Will Be Allowed To Go Topless In Public This Summer 2017

Show your 'support'.
Women In Montreal Will Be Allowed To Go Topless In Public This Summer 2017

August 26th is Women’s Equality Day. It is the day when women in the U.S. earned the right to vote. But when it comes to real equality we still have a long way to go.

One major right that is still being denied to women these days is the right to be topless in public. It may not be important to some, but others feel like it should be entirely within their rights to go topless in places where men aren't expected to wear shirts.

READ ALSO: Montreal’s “Sex Show” Was Literally The Hottest Thing Happening In The City This Past Weekend (15 Photos)

It seems that no matter how forward thinking we have become, most people still have an issue with women exposing their breasts in public. Which is crazy if you think about it.

What

  • National Go Topless Day

When

  • Saturday, August 26th  

Where

  • Monument Sir George Etienne Cartier - Mount Royal Park

Nothing illustrates this point better than the following picture:

Luckily, there is a movement called Go Topless Day that organizes a protest every year on the Sunday that falls closest to Women’s Equality Day.

But this year, because it's the 10th anniversary, the event will take place on the same day as Women's Equality Day, Saturday August 26th.

For more information check out GoTopless.org

More from MTL Blog

Comments 💬

Our comment section is a place to promote self-expression, freedom of speech and positivity. We encourage discussion and debate, but our pages must remain a safe space where everyone feels comfortable and the environment is respectful.

In order to make this possible, we monitor comments to keep spam, hate speech, violence, and vulgarity off our pages. Comments are moderated according to our Community Guidelines.

Please note that Narcity Media does not endorse the opinions expressed in the comment section of an article. Narcity Media has the right to remove comments, ban or suspend any user without notice, or close a story’s comment section at any time.

First and last names will appear with each comment and the use of pseudonyms is prohibited. By commenting, you acknowledge that Narcity Media has the right to use & distribute your content across our properties.

Loading...