Sexualization in products for children
Some commercial products seen as promoting the sexualization of children
have drawn considerable media attention:
Bratz Baby dolls that wear thongs.
Girls aged 10 and 11 wearing thongs in primary school.
Padded bras on bikinis aimed at seven-year-olds. Some people regard training bras similarly.
picture from Wikipedia
The Bratz brand,
which has remained number one in the UK market for 23 consecutive months focuses
core values on friendship, hair play and a ‘passion for fashion‘.
– Bratz spokesman, The Daily Telegraph
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SPARK – Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge
What is SPARK?
SPARK stands for Sexualization Protest: Action, Resistance, Knowledge.
SPARK is both a Summit and a Movement
designed to push back
against the increasingly sexualized images of girlhood in the media
and create room for whole girls and healthy sexuality.
SPARK will engage teen girls to be part of the solution
rather than to protect them from the problem.
What’s your opinion about the images of this video?