Thursday 26 June 2014

Equal-opportunity objectification in The New Paper

The Association of Women for Action and Research (Aware) has called out the objectification of women in the newspaper I work for.

Here is what Aware posted on Facebook today with a photo of a page in today's New Paper about babes at the World Cup:

I agree with Aware that the objectification of women is wrong.

I also want to object to the objectification of men in the same paper on the same day which Aware has failed to mention.

This is why we need Amare.

But it seems journalist-turned-blogger Bertha Henson rather enjoys the objectification of men:

Hubba hubba.