...are a group of vocal parents in Fort Mill, South Carolina, who are apparently unaware that it is generally the young ladies who bare large portions of their torsos during school dances and at other functions. Perhaps they've never gone to the mall, or church, or a school function, or elsewhere where teens are to be found?
No, folks, it's not sexism, but rather reality. Young ladies know that putting themselves on display will get attention from young men; young men know that doing the same know that they will tend to get the disdain of both sexes.
Maybe that will change over time, but I've got the crazy idea that we ought to design our policies around reality.
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