Naked protests in France: Taking off clothes to make a point
The French seem to have a habit of getting naked when they want to get attention, whether it's for charity, to protest a law, or to encourage the public to slow down on the roads. Here is a look at a few instances in recent years where nudity was used as the primary tool to get people to listen.
Last February The Local reported how authors, publishers and booksellers stripped in protest
at a French politician and his call to censor a children’s book. The act came amid a national controversy about what kids should or shouldn’t be learning.