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The Weekend Newds 5/29/09

According to Canadian journalist Sharlene Asam, the Internet has “sped up teens’ sexual willingness and behavior.” 7 out of 10 Spanish men say they have no problems getting naked. Facebook has reinstated graphic photos of a woman’s mastectomy scars after initially calling the images “sexual and abusive.” ‘I put these pictures out on Facebook to […]

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NAC UPDATE American River, Auburn State Recreation Area, California

**********************************************************************NATURIST ACTION COMMITTEEUPDATE**********************************************************************http://www.naturistaction.org**********************************************************************Copyright 2009 by the Naturist Action Committee, which is responsible for its content. Permission is granted for the posting, forwarding or redistribution of this message, provided that it is reproduced in its entirety and without alteration.DATE: May 26, 2009SUBJECT: CA: American River updated e-addressTO: Naturists and other concerned citizensDear Naturist,This is an Update […]

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The Daily Newds 5/26/09

Has Illinois gone too far in an attempt to clamp down on sexting? The ACLU and other organizations are going to have a field day with this legislation. The application to all is heavy on fail, but the biggest fail is this continued push to criminalize children. If we concede that sexting is a problem […]

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The Big Bad Wolf

Dr. Peter Cumming, associate professor at York University and coordinator of the Children’s Studies Program there, says that the Internet and cell phone cameras are “the big bad wolf” in society. that the uproar over sexting is today’s version of the public outrage expressed over Elvis Presley shaking his pelvis on stage in the 1950s, […]

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Sotomayor Once Blocked Tunick Nude Photo Shoot

Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor once blocked Spencer Tunick from doing a nude photo shoot in New York. Story here. Read more http://diaryofanudist.blogspot.com/2009/05/sotomayer-once-blocked-tunick-nude.html

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Maybe it Wasn’t the Nude Photo That Killed Jessie Logan

In a stunning news story, it has been revealed that the parents of Ohio teen Jessie Logan, who committed suicide last summer, never even brought up the subject of a nude photo during an investigation of their daughter’s death. Logan’s parents have been waging war against lawmakers, educators and students, alleging that harassment and inaction […]

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New Challenges to Public Nudity Laws

The topless doughnut shop in Vassalboro, Maine, is the center of a topfreedom equality issue when it was reported to police that one of the waitresses was outside the shop without a top on. No charges were filed in the incident, but the matter has been referred to the district attorney for possible review. My […]

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The Weekend Newds 5/23/09

89 year-old Jo Wallace remembers when fundraising was done in formal wear, but now she has posed nude for a calendar to raise money for a local women’s shelter. Members of the Dunscar Golf Club in the UK raised £10,000 for breast cancer by selling a nude calendar. The nude body of a man has […]

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Nudist Photo of the Day 5/23/09

The above photo by Globe and Mail photographer John Lehmann was a finalist in the Canadian National Newspaper Awards. It shows members of Skinnydipper Club bowling in the nude at Lucky Strike Lanes, New Westminster, B.C. April 27, 2008. Read more http://diaryofanudist.blogspot.com/2009/05/nudist-photo-of-day-52309.html

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N Magazine Summer 2009 Issue

The current issue of N Magazine has been published by The Naturist Society and is available for purchase here. The editors were kind enough to put the table of contents and an article on Haulover Beach online for all to read. Also, kudos to The Academic Naturist for his article “Freehiking Wisconsin”, but you will […]