Schoolboys defy critics and wear skirts to class

Schoolboys defy critics and wear skirts to class

Schoolboys in the western French city of Nantes took a stand against sexism on Friday by ditching their trousers and donning skirts for the day. The day of action has provoked outrage from conservative groups who plan to protest. Here's some images ofthe initiative.

Protests in France over schoolboys in skirts

Protests in France over schoolboys in skirts

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Schoolgirls launch skirt-wearing campaign

Schoolgirls launch skirt-wearing campaign